News Reporter at Naija News Recruitment 2022

Naija News Recruitment

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About The Company:

Naija News is a local computerized paper stage distributed by Polance Media Limited (RC1513324). We are a free news association zeroed in on serving the Nigerian crowd and the world on the loose with confirmed and undiluted news reports. Our group at Naija News knows about our obligation towards society and sets the most elevated social principles conceivable to guarantee the most elevated trustworthiness. Improving a culture of regard, variety, orientation balance, as well as shielding the wellbeing and poise of our workers, clients, interviewees and people in general are basic standards of Naija News. Join our careers team today, and be part of our success story.


Naija News Recruitment

Naija News Recruitment is to fill the position below:

Job Title: News Reporter
Location: Lagos

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Job Summary

  • We are looking for a News Reporter with a solid editorial/ journalistic background who will research, monitor, fact-check and write news stories with the Naija News audience in mind.
  • You will have a knack for breaking down complex topics to make them interesting, relatable and easy to understand.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Collect, verify, fact-check and analyze newsworthy information thoroughly
  • Create and deliver news stories (article, video and/or social posts) with the audience’s perspective in mind
  • Proofread your work to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, grammar, etc.
  • Work on assignments and investigate news leads/tips
  • Contact, interview and research sources
  • Maintain notes and audio/video recordings
  • Collaborate with other reporters, video editors, social media managers, producers etc
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest current events by properly monitoring news, attending events and building contacts and sources for use in future stories
  • Attend press conferences, events, and file reports in a timely manner
  • Develop and publish weekly reviews, opinion pieces and reports
  • Edit and/or assist in editing and proofreading stories as assigned
  • Ensure accuracy and consistency with the Naija News brand voice, and adherence to the Naija News Content Framework
  • Ensure published stories are fully compliant with copyright laws and are not plagiarised

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  • Actively contribute to the success of the Content team by developing story ideas, sourcing exclusive stories, and making other innovative suggestions
  • Actively identify, suggest and implement strategies to increase the readership and reach of Naija News
  • Stay keyed into trends and the competitive landscape to ensure that Naija News as a media brand is always ahead of the curve
  • Abide by the core principles of journalism, the code of ethics for Nigerian journalists, as well as worldwide journalistic ethics and standards.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Interested candidates should possess relevant qualifications and work experience.
  • Experience covering/ writing news, current affairs and politics for a digital publication
  • Great networking skills to source news stories and secure interviews
  • Passion for producing exclusive stories with deep analysis
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good knowledge of Google Workspace – docs, sheets, drive, slides, etc.
  • Ability to plan, organize and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
  • A lot of energy, passion and enthusiasm.

Application Closing Date
15th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Cover Letter, Resume and at least 5 samples of their work to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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  • All candidates must have access to a computer, and internet, and be able to work remotely.
  • Only qualified candidates will be shortlisted and invited for an interview.

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