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Future Minds Development Initiative, a leading non-governmental organization committed to providing innovative and cutting edge approaches to addressing issues of public health importance in a fast changing world is recruiting for the position of a Journalist.
Job Title- Journalist
Job Location- Ibadan
Job Description
• Produce variety of news and current affairs content for the organization and maybe required to present the content on radio, TV or social media.
• Ability to use technology as required, in order to gather material for broadcast
• Create written content for social media, website, and other digital platforms
• Coordinate with our media team to push organizations messages out
• Conduct research to uncover, and write interesting and significant news
• Draft and edit communications copy (e.g. press releases, publications, social media posts)
Position Requirements
Qualifications:
• HND or Bachelor’s Degree in any related field
• 1 to 2 years of experience required, preferably with public policies or non-profit organizations.
Skills and Experience:
• Professional, motivated, creative, responsible, and flexible
• Ability to work independently but also thrive in a team.
• Ability to follow strict deadlines and fast-check information
• Strong editing and proofreading skills (Knowledge of AP style preferred).
• Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
• Experience in designing and leading media campaign or communication strategies
• Commitment to the organizations, values, and policy.
• Demonstrate an interest in and understanding of non-profit communications and advocacy
• Excellent communication and networking skills along with an aptitude in extracting information
• Strong attention to detail
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV as one single word document to Futureminds90@gmail.com.
Only applications sent electronically (i.e by email) with the job title clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Application closing date is 30th June 2020.