Legit.ng, a leading digital media in Nigeria and the biggest Facebook publisher in Africa, is looking for a results-driven and experienced journalist and translator to fill the role of Hausa editor.RESPONSIBILITIES:
As a Hausa Editor at Legit.ng
, you will be responsible for:
- Monitoring trending politics, human angle, entertainment stories e.t.c on social media platforms.
- Writing and publishing 8 Hausa news articles in line with our in-house style guide.
- Conducting exclusive interviews and crafting special format articles such as features, analyses, fact-checks, and more.
To be successful in this role, you should have:
WHY JOIN US:
- A degree or diploma in journalism, media studies, or a related field (additional qualifications in Hausa language and literature will be an advantage).
- Significant experience in journalism and Hausa writing.
- Exceptional writing skills, including storytelling and grammar.
- Strong editorial judgment and the ability to monitor news effectively.
- Excellent communication and interviewing skills, both written and verbal.
- Self-motivation and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
- Access to a good internet connection and a laptop (minimum Intel Core i3).
- Proficiency in using social media platforms effectively.
By joining Legit.ng
as a Hausa Editor, you’ll enjoy:
- Highly competitive compensation.
- Remote work.
- Opportunities for learning and professional growth within a supportive and friendly team.
- Exposure to modern digital tools and innovative technologies.
- The chance to learn from global leaders in IT and media industries.
If you are passionate about journalism, have a deep understanding of the Hausa language and culture, and are ready to make an impact, we encourage you to apply.