Multimedia Journalist / Reporter at CL Communication Nigeria – Nationwide

Title: Multimedia Journalist / Reporter | Location: Nationwide
Type: Full-time

CL Communication – A fast-growing Media and communication company in Nigeria

Description

  • The Anchor/Multimedia Journalist produces and anchors newscasts, reports, writes, voices(not often), edits and feeds news production content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging, and meaningful to news consumers.
  • Presents news stories and other content for all platforms.
  • Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
  • Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.
  • Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members.
  • Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content.
  • Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsroom situations as required.
  • Participates in promotional activities including public appearances.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Edits video clips as assigned.
  • Writes content for the website and other eMedia platforms.
  • Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
  • Reports news stories for broadcast, describing the background and details of events.
  • Arranges interviews with people who can provide information about stories.
  • Reviews copy and corrects errors in content, grammar and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines.
  • Reviews and evaluates notes taken about event aspects in order to isolate pertinent facts and details.
  • Determines a story’s emphasis, length and format, and organizes material accordingly.
  • Researches and analyzes background information related to news stories in order to be able to provide complete and accurate information.
  • Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, and artistic, social or other functions.
  • Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community.
  • Receives assignments and evaluates leads and tips to develop story ideas.
  • Discusses issues with producers and/or news managers to establish priorities or positions.
  • Checks reference materials such as books, news files or public records to obtain relevant facts.
  • Revises work to meet editorial approval or to fit time requirements.
  • Edits news events and news reports.
  • Produces and presents reports for all platforms.
  • Ensures that all content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
  • Writes stories for the web and other eMedia platforms.
  • Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • This job is virtual, you can work from anywhere in Nigeria
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree qualification.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience.
  • Excellent Social Media Management Skills
  • You must have a functioning Laptop or Desktop Computer with a stable Internet Connection.
  • Willing to work long hours sometimes and weekends.
  • Ability to meet publication deadlines.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Fast Learner
  • Creative

Salary
N45,000 – N55,000 monthly.

Benefit:

  • Monthly Pay Increase after 3months
  • Paid Orientation.

Application Closing Date
21st December, 2020.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] or [email protected] using “Multimedia Journalist/Reporter” as the subject of the mail.