Leading Radio Station in Abuja newsroom is one of the most exciting and challenging jobs in. The role requires the ability to lead a newsroom which aims to reflect society in all its different aspects, provide impartial news and current affairs and showcase the stories, talent and creativity of Nigeria. We have a strong reputation for delivering diverse and original journalism across all platforms
As Head of News you will have accountability for ensuring news delivers an audience-focused and authoritative service across all platforms while retaining the highest editorial standards. You’ll ensure the delivery of original, authoritative, engaging, high impact journalism which is tailored to the local and International audience, whilst ensuring that all staff are aware of diversity issues and that this is integrated into the business. You’ll have accountability for the most effective deployment of people and resources and will be required to collaborate with colleagues to ensure the news agenda in is properly reflected across all services.
Are you the right candidate?
To ensure success, you’ll have a track record in producing original and high impact journalism coupled with the ability to deliver content on a multi-platform basis and to innovate in terms of developing audience interest and interaction. Outstanding leadership skills with a demonstrable background in leading large, complex News teams are equally critical.