Legit.ng, a leading digital media in Nigeria and the biggest Facebook publisher in Africa, is looking for a results-driven and goal-oriented journalist and writer to fill the role of Human Interest & Diaspora News editor.
Monitoring trending human interest stories on social media.
Writing and publishing Human Interest stories in line with our in-house style guide.
Conducting interviews and writing special format articles i.e. feature, analysis, fact-check, etc.
Degree or Higher Diploma (in journalism/media studies or related field will be an advantage).
Considerable experience in journalism and human interest stories writing.
Perfect writing skills; narration and good grammar.
Great editorial judgment and news monitoring skills.
Impeccable communication and interviewing skills: both written and verbal
Must be a strategic and analytical thinker.
Must be a self-driven individual with a strong desire to constantly learn, adapt and work under minimal supervision.
Ability to work remotely (good internet connection and a laptop, minimum Intel Core i3).
WHY JOIN US:
Highly competitive remuneration
Comfortable working environment.
Opportunity to learn and grow with a super-friendly team.
Exposure to modern digital and innovative tools.
Opportunity to learn from the biggest global players in IT and media worldwide.
Please note that interested candidates must possess a stable internet connection as this is a work-from-home position.