Job title : Content Editor
Job Location : Lagos
Deadline : December 20, 2023
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- Provide leadership and guidance to the editorial team, setting the tone for the company’s editorial approach.
- Develop and implement editorial strategies to align with the company’s goals and audience expectations.
- Oversee the planning, creation, editing, and publication of news articles, features, and multimedia content.
- Ensure all content is factually accurate, well-researched, and adheres to the highest journalistic standards.
- Manage a team of editors, reporters, and writers, assigning tasks, setting deadlines, and conducting performance evaluations.
- Foster a collaborative and innovative work environment that encourages creativity and excellence.
- Work closely with journalists and writers to develop compelling story ideas, series, and coverage plans.
- Review and edit articles, providing constructive feedback to improve writing quality and clarity.
- Monitor audience feedback, analytics, and trends to make data-driven decisions on content creation and distribution.
- Identify opportunities to engage with the audience through reader feedback, comments, and social media interactions.
- Encourage the integration of multimedia elements, including images, videos, infographics, and interactive features, to enhance storytelling.
- Ensure that the company’s editorial guidelines, ethics, and policies are consistently followed.
- Uphold journalistic integrity and credibility in all aspects of content production.
- Collaborate with other departments, including marketing, technology, and business development, to align editorial strategies with company objectives.
- Provide training, mentoring, and professional development opportunities for editorial staff to enhance their skills and knowledge.
- Conduct regular reviews and audits of content to maintain quality and consistency.
- Address any issues related to accuracy, tone, and style.
- Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or a related field.
- Proven experience in editorial roles, with a minimum of  years in a senior editorial position.
- Strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills.
- Exceptional leadership and team management abilities.
- Deep understanding of online news industry trends and digital media platforms.
- Proficiency in content management systems (CMS) and digital publishing tools.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
How to Apply for this Offer
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.
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