Entertainment Editor at Legit.ng

September 15, 2023
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

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 Entertainment editor.

Responsibilities

  • Monitoring trending entertainment stories on social media.
  • Writing and publishing entertainment stories in line with our in-house style guide.
  • Conducting interviews and writing special format articles i.e. feature, analysis, fact-check, etc.

Qualifications

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

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.