We are looking for full time Blog Editors/Writers, willing to work for a new online forumn.
Content Editor 1 (Lagos)
· Be responsible for the day to day operations of the online forumn accountable to the Editor in Chief.
· Confer with management regarding placement and emphasis of developing news stories.
· Contribute unique content on the website daily.
· Edit and write content in accordance with approved standards.
· Proof read all articles scheduled for publishing, detect and correct errors in spelling and punctuation.
· Approve comments, weed out spam
· Ensure contents set for publication are planned ahead and in accordance with publication’s style, editorial policy, and publishing requirements.
· Be creative and develop story or content ideas, considering reader or audience appeal.
· Track all relevant breaking news and trending stories and ensure it is given adequate coverage on the website
· Plan content direction of the blog
· Savvy and experience in use of IT and social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
· Continue the development of the Blog’s publication standards.
Qualifications and Qualities to possess
· B.Sc. or HND in Mass Communication, Journalism, Economics, English, International Relations,Political Science or in any other related course of study
· Must be interested in news, politics, sports and current affairs
· Proficiency in English Language and good writing skills
· Must have a laptop in good working condition
· Must have a knowledge of using Blogger or WordPress