Vanguard News Vacancies for Online Editors / Correspondents

Vanguard News is a Nigeria’s leading Online media. In order to provide masses the greatest, we seek application from young, self motivated, imaginative and well trained candidates for the vacant posts here.

Job Tittle: Online Correspondents, And Editors

Job Description 

The successful candidate will create content for websites, pod/webcasts, and other electronic media; post and promote content though social media and engage directly with our audience; and lead our content online/mobile presence by understanding the audience,

* Writing and editing news , entertainment, sports, features, etc.

*Creating content in all forms: text, still images (illustrations, photographs, diagrams), animation, audio, video, interactive devices (forums, community, and work closely with print editors, sub-editors etc


*Working with existing content and create compelling new content across Vanguard website and other associate platforms

Education and Experience
*Must have a good University degree in English, Communications or any other relevant degree with 2-5 years experience of writing, editing, reporting, blogging, content management systems etc.

Skills and Knowledge
* Superior writing, editing, and proofreading skills

*Excellent SEO skills; understanding of traffic analytics

*Proven relationship-building and communication skills

*Ability to work independently, quickly, and thoroughly to prioritize and complete tasks under multiple deadlines

*Develop, edit and maintain content across all interactive channels including web sites and social media platforms

*Track, update and revise interactive content to improve optimization ans well as assumes other responsibilities as assigned.

How To Apply 
Send CV, an original news story(not more than 200 words) and an article titled” The role of content in growth of new media in Nigeria”(500 words) to : CLICK APPLY ONLINE BELOW OR

Application Closing Date

All application should be submitted by 18th October, 2012.
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