Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Jobs in an FM Radio Station in Abuja, Nigeria.

Wakili Digital Media, a media consultancy is recruiting the following staff for an FM Station in Abuja, Nigeria.


Job Title:  Head of News

Qualification
  • Minimum of Bachelors degree/ HND in Mass Communication/related fields.
  • A PG qualification in communication will be an advantage.
Skills
  • Must be able to provide leadership and guidance in a radio newsroom.
  • Must thoroughly understand the psychology and impact of radio.
  • Must understand the art of breaking news on radio.
  • Must understand what it means to lead a team that tells stories for the ear and not the eye.
  • Must be able to think outside the box and adapt to changing media realities.
  • Abiliity to use editing software like cool edit pro and adobe audition will be a distinct advantage.
  • Success in this role means that you:
  • Must have a strong analytical mind and are able to bring fresh perspectives to news.
  • The Head of news must be a consummate news person with at least 7 years experience.
  • With the last 3 of them in a similar role.
General Requirements.
  • All candidates must have a good grasp of English (both spoken and written).
  • Must have a strong analytical mind and capable of bringing fresh perspectives to news.
  • Additional training will be provided for successful candidates.

Job Title:  Reporter/Anchor
Qualification
  • Minimum of Bachelors degree/HND in Mass Communication/Related fields.
Skills
  • Must be able to tell a story in crisp, conversational English.
  • Must be able to script and edit their own stories independently.
  • Must be able to script to sound.
  • Ability to use editing software like cool edit pro and adobe audition will be a distinct advantage.
  • Must have the ability to sniff out a good story.
  • Must be able to work under pressure to beat deadlines.
General Requirements.
  • All candidates must have a good grasp of English (both spoken and written).
  • Must have a strong analytical mind and capable of bringing fresh perspectives to news.
  • Additional training will be provided for successful candidates.
How to Apply

Kindly send an updated CV which addresses the brief on or before Friday, February 5th,2016  to: wakilidigital@gmail.com