Online News Editor / Content Writer at The InfoStride

    Full-Time
    Lagos State
    Posted 7 months ago

    The InfoStride is looking for creative and passionate Online News Editors / Content Writers / Copywriters who can properly and professionally articulate stories; plan, coordinate, review and edit contents to provide exceptional, engaging and informative contents.

    Job Type: Remote/Work from Home/Part-Time

    Level: Entry-Level/Graduate/Trainee

    Responsibilities: 

    • Publish news articles on assign areas such as Business, Celebrity, Politics, Technology, Sports etc.
    • Research and source for newsworthy topics in the assigned areas.
    • Proofread, edit and improve stories or news items before publication. 
    • Suggest stories and generate headline ideas in alignment with the targeted audience’s preferences. 
    • Comply with media law and ethical guidelines. 
    • Ability to optimize stories to capitalize on search trends. 

    Requirements: 

    • Excellent written and spoken English, including perfect spelling, grammar and punctuation.
    • Detail-orientated with the ability to work quickly and efficiently to meet deadlines. 
    • Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills in English.
    • Previous experience as a news editor, content writer or copywriter. 
    • Familiarity with web publication. 
    • Familiarity with MS Office, Notepad and WordPress publishing. 
    • Proven familiarity with SEO and social media best practices. 
    • A good understanding of interests on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms. 
    • Access to own computer and the Internet. 
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. 

    Remuneration: Attractive

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using the position as subject of email.

    Please provide a cover letter with your application explaining why you wish to take on this role and a summary of your relevant experience.

    About Us: The InfoStride, a news and media outfit, delivers the latest breaking news covering politics, celebrity, sports, business, social media, entertainment, technology, press releases etc.

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