Current Job Opportunities at 234 Naija, 27th December, 2018
December 28, 2018
234 Naija is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:
Job Title: Freelance Writer
We are seeking creative, thorough, and detail-oriented writers who are committed to consistently providing quality work for our organization’s needs. In this role you will script all necessary content for our growing company and help brainstorm new content ideas. Must be able to self-edit work, change written tone with ease, complete projects in a timely manner, and write effectively for multiple formats.
While a high standard of English is essential, academic qualifications are generally less important than flair, originality and experience.
Create interesting, innovative, entertaining, and educational written content
Write for a multitude of formats and across different mobile and print platforms
Journal publishing, copy editing, and proofreading, indexing and even graphic designing.
Research materials by using the internet, personal interviews and other methods
Cite all material used for research and/or direct quotations
Always utilize trustworthy and valid sources
Ensure all written work is authentic and original
Assist in distribution of completed work
Always meet established deadlines
No formal academic qualifications needed.
Previous experience from published articles, freelance work or writing competitions can be useful, although not essential
Strong grasp of proper sentence structure
A good grasp of narrative and awareness of audiences
Ability to write in a variety of tones
Creativity and an ‘original voice’
Motivation and self-discipline to work without supervision
Organized, creative, dedicated and detail-oriented
Excellent written and communication skills are obviously essential but so is a determined attitude and the ability to take criticism.
Job Title: Social Media Specialist
We are seeking a creative, forward-thinking and organized social media specialist to join our growing team.
Our ideal candidate should have a solid understanding of how each social media channel works and how to optimize content.
He/she must be able to create consistent, meaningful content on all social media platforms as well as act quickly and gracefully to resolve any customer complaints or criticisms posted on social media.
Build and execute social media strategy through research, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification
Define most important social media KPIs
Measure the success of every social media campaign
Stay up to date with the latest social media best practices and technologies
Monitor SEO and user engagement and suggest content optimization
Assist with crisis management, bad reviews, and negative news communications
Generate, edit, publish, and share content daily (original text, images, video, and HTML)
Track and analyze analytics reports to gain insight on traffic, demographics, and effectiveness; utilize this information to positively affect future outcomes
Degree in Marketing or relevant field
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social media best practices
Understand social media metrics; able to interpret the results and take action to increase effectiveness of social media campaigns
Good understanding of social media KPIs
Photosop and other visual software platforms.
Job Title: Screenwriter
We seek multitalented screenwriters to write scripts for movies and series. Screenwriters write every aspect of a script, from the dialogue to stage directions.
The best screenwriters are students of life. They observe people, places and things on a higher plane. They watch interactions and relationships with great interest because they know that they might be able to translate those experiences into stories later on.
Screenwriters are extremely adept at weaving together visual elements within plot and dialogue. The scriptwriting process tends to involve the following course of action: idea generation and research, planning, character development, and then writing.
Describe stories in detail, including physical environments and the moods of the characters
Produce a synopsis and several scenes of a story (The shooting script entails camera, lighting and shot instructions)
Take into account the ideas of directors and producers during the preproduction process
Rewrite or make various versions of the scripts they are working on
Strong grasp of English. Words should punch and leave an impact
Prior experience as a freelance writer or editor
Understand filmmaking and possess creative writing skills
Be an expert in film language and must understand structure and formatting
Excellent time management, stupendous research skills and a talent for networking
Patience, resilience, self-motivation and the ability to accept criticism
Job Title: TV Presenter
We are in need of a young, presentable and eloquent female presenter for a television programme. The ideal candidate must have genuine interest in television and should be confident, adaptable, calm and able to work well under pressure.
Hours may be long and unsocial, involving early mornings, evenings or weekends, although this depends on the timing of the programme and whether it is live or pre-recorded.
Write and rehearse scripts
Meet with the production crew to assess/ review the broadcast and plan the next broadcast
Organize meetings, interviews and schedules
Undertake relevant background research
Keep the programme running to schedule, respond positively and quickly to challenges and improvise where necessary
Keep in contact with the director and production team in the studio gallery, via ear-piece link
Degree in Journalism, Communication/Media Studies, Performing Arts, English or related disciplines
Performance skills and a clear voice
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Good research and interviewing skills
Awareness of media law
Ability to take initiative and make quick decisions under pressure
Stamina, enthusiasm, determination and perseverance
Deadline: Monday, 31st December, 2018.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should attach a copy of their CV and photograph to: firstname.lastname@example.org using WRITER as the subject of the email.