Intern for Human Interest Desk
Legit.ng (former NAIJ.com) is a modern Nigerian digital media platform. We are ranked as the 1 news and entertainment platform and the 9th overall most visited website in Nigeria by Alexa ranking.

Always dreamed of being a part of a leading media company? Want to understand the nitty-gritty of media monetisation? Looking to kick-start your career in digital advertising?
Then this chance is for you.

Duration: 6 months

You will learn:

  • The proper method for pursuing a story and producing contents that will engage the audience;
  • CMS and Facebook publishing basics;
  • How to create an engaging and life-changing content compliant with Facebook and Google policies;
  • Best headline writing practices;
  • A chance to work closely with journalists of the media house recognized as the second largest Facebook publisher in the world by Newswhip and best news website in Africa in 2021 by WAN-IFRA

Requirements:

  • Degree or Higher Diploma (in journalism/media studies or related field will be an advantage).
  • Perfect writing skills; narration and good grammar.
  • Great editorial judgment and quality news monitoring skills.
  • 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).
  • Must be able to use social media effectively.

Tasks:

  • Writing and publishing 3 new stories daily
  • Publishing 4-6 ready articles daily
  • Posting your stories to our Facebook pages according to the requirements
  • Participating in weekly planning meetings, personal meetings with the manager.