Pragmatic Technologies Recent Employment Opportunity

Posted on :

13 Apr, 2020

Category :

Media Jobs in Nigeria

Pragmatic Technologies – Our client, a top Online News organization based in Lagos, Nigeria is currently sourcing for the position below:


Job Title: Online News Editor
Location: Lagos
Remuneration: Very attractive


Job Description

  • The Online News Editor would make an interesting angle to a story; plan, coordinate, review and edit contents with the aim of providing exceptional, informative and engaging content.


  • Coordinate online publishing cycle and manage content areas
  • Set publication standards and establish goals and expectations
  • Suggest stories and generate headline ideas in alignment with targeted audienceТs preferences
  • Oversee layout (artwork, design, photography) and check content for accuracy and errors
  • Proofread, edit and improve stories or pieces
  • Recruit and manage writers and reporters
  • Cooperate and liaise with designers, photographers, advertising reps, writers, artists etc
  • Comply with media law and ethical guidelines
  • Meet deadlines and budget requirements
  • Ability to optimize stories to capitalize on search trends


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience as a news editor
  • Strong writing/editing/proofreading skills and an excellent portfolio
  • Hands on experience with MS Office and InDesign, Photoshop or other publishing tools
  • Proven familiarity with SEO and social media best practices
  • Excellent written skills in English
  • Solid news judgement and excellent journalism ethics
  • A good grasp of what drives interest on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms

To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV in Ms Word to: [email protected] using the “Job Title” as the subject of the mail.

Application Deadline: 26th April, 2020.


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