Plan, coordinate, or edit content of material for publication. May review proposals and drafts for possible publication. Includes technical editors.
*Prepare, rewrite and edit copy to improve readability, or supervise others who do this work.
*Verify facts, dates, and statistics, using standard reference sources.
*Read copy or proof to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax.
*Develop story or content ideas, considering reader or audience appeal.
*Review and approve proofs submitted by composing room prior to publication production.
*Supervise and coordinate work of reporters and other editors.
*Plan the contents of publications according to the publication's style, editorial policy, and publishing requirements.
*Read, evaluate and edit manuscripts or other materials submitted for publication and confer with authors regarding changes in content, style or organization, or publication.
*Allocate print space for story text, photos, and illustrations according to space parameters and copy significance, using knowledge of layout principles.
*Oversee publication production, including artwork, layout, computer typesetting, and printing, ensuring adherence to deadlines and budget requirements.
*Make manuscript acceptance or revision recommendations to the publisher.
*Assign topics, events and stories to individual writers or reporters for coverage.
*Confer with management and editorial staff members regarding placement and emphasis of developing news stories.
*Meet frequently with artists, typesetters, layout personnel, marketing directors, and production managers to discuss projects and resolve problems.
*Monitor news-gathering operations to ensure utilization of all news sources, such as press releases, telephone contacts, radio, television, wire services, and other reporters.
*Select local, state, national, and international news items received from wire services, based on assessment of items' significance and interest value.
*Interview and hire writers and reporters or negotiate contracts, royalties, and payments for authors or freelancers.
*Direct the policies and departments of newspapers, magazines and other publishing establishments.
*Read material to determine index items and arrange them alphabetically or topically, indicating page or chapter location.
*Arrange for copyright permissions.
Qualification.HND,BSc ,MSc ,PhD.
Mode of application.intrested applicant should forward cv to HR soxidconsults @gmail.com