Position title
News Article Editor
Description

OJT Reporters is a new online news media platform that is aimed at making information available to every student and Nigerians at large at all times. We want to achieve this through the involvement of students in journalism, mass communication, and even those with a passionate interest in those fields.

We are currently looking out for passionate undergraduate students from several Nigerian Universities who would love to intern with us.

 

Note: This is an unpaid internship but internet data costs will be provided to all interns in the amount of ₦5,000 monthly.

Responsibilities

Primary duties:

  • As a news article editor, you will read and edit newsprint and news scripts before they are released to our online audience.
  • Edit the scripts and articles for clarity and accuracy to ensure that the news can be communicated efficiently.
  • The goal of your role is to format raw information so that it can be understood by our entire audience.
  • You might have to edit a story’s tone, word choice, or length.
  • You will work with reporters to make sure each story is reported as accurately as possible.
Requirements
  • Final year student currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Mass Communications, or a related field.
  • You will be required to have a Grammarly keyboard installed on your mobile or computer.
Skills
  • Content writing skills
  • Analytical and reasoning skills
  • Managerial skills
  • Sound written English
Job Benefits
  • Work remotely as an intern even when in school
  • Experience gathering in preparation for life after school
  • Build your CV
  • Have every article you publish in your name. An author's profile that will form a portfolio for your career growth
  • Gain technical knowledge on how to use journalism tools and web publishing tools
  • Learn on the job and practically carry out all you have been taught in school.
  • Opportunity to join us full time after your academic years
  • Reference/recommendation letter from us whenever you need one
Contacts

For further inquiry or questions; email: [email protected]

Employment Type
Intern, Volunteer
Beginning of employment
Immediately
Duration of employment
6 months
Industry
Media
Job Location
Remote work from: Nigeria
Working Hours
Flexible
Base Salary
₦5,000-₦10,000 Per month
Date posted
February 8, 2022
Valid through
February 25, 2022
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Offer ended on February 25, 2022

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