- Develop content strategy in line with editorial board objectives.
- Develop relationships with marketing, sale , customer service and other department to keep content ideas flowing throughout the organisation.
- Seek partnership with content partnerships and freelancers.
- Develop content streams for stock market, fixed income, economic and other businesses related news forms.
- Create and enforce deadlines to article submissions and publications
- Enforce policies, style and tone in regards to publications
- Oversee all content creation and publication on all Nairametrics broadcast platforms.
- Approve stories for publishing and final copies
- Decide on stories to be run even when controversial
- Copy editing, proof reading and overseeing other steps in initial production
- Manage Budget for content creation, editing and publishing.
- Develop effective social media strategy for creating content and growing followers
- Oversee creation of all content forms such as video, images, infographics, gifs, charts etc.
- Manage staffing and other engagements
- Manage staff-editorial and writers which could include contributing writers
- Assign and edit every story published
- Coordinate editorial meetings
- Plan and approve assignments for writers and editors
- Any other responsibility as may be mandated by Partners.
BA or BSc Degree in Accounting Banking & Finance, Economics, Media, Journalism or related or relevant equivalent
12+ years working experience in media, journalism, advertising or related domains. 5 years in Senior Management Position. Experience in digital media is and advantage.
- Working knowledge of online media platforms
- Organizational and Leadership skills
- Ability to multitask
- Excellent written and spoken English, including the ability to prepare clear and concise business documents and reports for internal and external engagements.
- Strong people management skills
- Attention to details
- Good research abilities
- Commitment to efficiency and accuracy
- Outstanding editing skills
- Ability to create quality content that connects with readers/followers
- Ability to build influential relationships with editorial leader