Business News Correspondent/Anchor

Location : Abuja, Nigeria

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Anchors Business Programmes and Business News.
  • Produces Business News and Business Programmes including Special Business Reports and collaboration with the team on Research for the Programmes.
  • Conducts interviews, write scripts and edit reports
  • Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
  • Writes and delivers news stories in a clear and concise manner.
  • Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members.
  • Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content.
  • Acts as a field reporter as assigned.
  • Responds to breaking news and other urgent newsrooms situations as required.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Skills Requirement

  • University Degree (B.A./BSc.) preferably in Mass Communication, English, Economics, Banking & Finance, Accounting, Statistics or qualification in related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience in this field.
  • An excellent knowledge of the Economy, Business, Investments, Markets and Industry: Money and Capital Markets,
  • Strong professional ability, dexterity, and agility
  • Strong, reliable and useful inter-personal connection/relationship with policy and decision makers, business leaders, industry experts, etc.
  • Must have the ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

Eligible candidates applying for this position must be in Abuja.

 

Entertainment News Correspondent/Anchor

Location : Abuja, Nigeria

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Anchors Entertainment Programmes and news.
  • Conducts interviews, write scripts and edit reports, prepares content.
  • Ensures that all news content meets company standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.
  • Writes and delivers entertainment news stories in a clear and concise manner.
  • Produces newscasts and communicates clear direction with team members.
  • Assists in writing, copy editing, researching and coordinating news programming and other content.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Scans various websites, newspapers, magazines, social media, online content and other sources for latest information on celebrities, entertainment, news events, music, current events e.t.c.

Qualifications/Skills Requirement

  • University Degree (B.A./BSc.) preferably in Mass Communication, English, Journalism, qualification in related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience in this field.
  • Knowledge of local audience’s interests and preferences
  • Proficient writing and editing ability; excellent grammar.
  • Strong time management skills; adept at setting priorities and managing deadlines
  • Ability to plan and organize, manage projects and multi task in a fast-paced environment
  • High degree of attention to detail, optimal work standards and process improvement ability
  • Stress tolerance especially with tight deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills, can collaborate with all station staff

Eligible candidates applying for this position must be in Abuja.

Interested applicants should send their CV’s to info@ptvng.com.