The Daily Local Company Limited Current Job Opportunity – Apply Now!

Posted on :

29 Mar, 2022

Category :

Journalism Jobs in Nigeria

The Daily Local Company Limited, publishers of Nigeria’s newest online community newspaper, is recruiting to fill the position below:






Job Title: Online Newspaper Community Reporter
Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time and Part-time

Job Description:

  • Are you a daring, smart, and intelligent writer?
  • Can you take a risk and break news stories both big and small?
  • Do you have the guts to pursue interviews with everyone that matters in your community?
  • Are you keen to discover, investigate and report on newsworthy issues within your community?
  • Do you possess an extensive friends and familycommunity network?
  • Are you able to work from home (WFH) unsupervised?

Job Requirements:
Interested candidates should possess relevant skills and qualifications, which include:

  • An excellent command of the English language
  • Excellent English language writing skills
  • An ability to work unsupervised
  • A minimum educational attainment of a HND
  • Highly IT literate
  • A full command of the tools required to be a successful journalist

Additional Information:

  • You will have an opportunity to build a robust and rewarding career in journalism within The Daily Local Company Limited, Nigeria’s newest widely read newspaper.
  • We’re seeking permanent full-time and part-time WFH employees, and offer an attractive package which includes paid leave, medical cover, a pension, and an opportunity to join our employee share ownership programme.

To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title and the name of the LGA (local government area) that you either live in or wish to cover, stating whether you’re seeking a full-time or a part-time role as the subject of the email. e.g.: Community Reporter – Surulere LGA – Part-Time

Application Deadline: 12th April, 2022.



    • As part of your application please write a covering letter in the body of your application email stating why you think you match our requirements, and what previous experience you have, if any, of writing newsworthy articles
    • As this is a WFH role, all interviews will be conducted via either a Zoom call or a WhatsApp video call, so you will be required to have access to a smartphone that has both the Zoom and WhatsApp apps installed
    • Shortlisted candidates will also be required to submit a portfolio of several recent newsworthy and print ready articles, inclusive of relevant photographs / images, that they have written that cover events in their community

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