Responsible for gathering and reporting on news and information. Keeps public informed about breaking news and ongoing events both domestically and internationally.
Gather information for news or human interest stories.
Utilize a number of sources to gain different perspectives and facts.
Direct cameraman to capture best angles.
Meet with government officials and conduct interviews.
Specialize in covering the news in a certain field such as science, politics, or crime.
Travel to places where events are unfolding.
Work for daily or weekly newspapers.
Cover the beats for certain subjects.
Perform general office work.
Write, edit, and revise body copy for articles.
Work on freelance projects for magazines, blogs, or newspapers.
Transmit news stories and photographs via satellite dishes that feed the information directly into computers.
Convert information into short news clips edited for broadcasting.
Describe background and details of events.
Look over notes before a broadcast.
Determine an article's length and format.
Attend political, sports, news, and other events to gather information.
Investigate crimes, natural disasters, shootings, and other breaking news.
Report on specialized fields such as medicine, science and technology, politics, foreign affairs, sports, arts, consumer affairs, business, religion, crime, or education.
Establish priorities of events and determine order in which they will be broadcast.
Fact-check sources and information.
Proven work experience
Strong writing and proofreading skills
Proficiency in English
Attention to detail
Excellent communication skills
Ability to prioritize and multitask
BSc degree in art, journalism, communications or related field
Method of Application:
Interested and qualified? applicants or candidates should forward a copy of their CV's to quilloxconsultnig @gmail.com or forward their name, qualification, mobile number and post applying for to the message box or to the mobile number stated on this advert.
NOTE: NOT ABIDING TO THIS ADVICE WILL LEAD TO TOTAL DISQUALIFICATION, ONLY SHORTLISTED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED