Entertainment Writer at Allnews Nigeria

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We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Entertainment Writer

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Requirements

  • Analyzing the social and cultural significance of film through reviews
  • Reviewing screenplays and scripts and offering feedback on plot development, character development, dialogue, and pacing
  • Evaluating acting performances and how they contribute to the success or failure of a film
  • Reviewing film festivals to identify promising new directors and actors
  • Identifying trends in the film industry through interviews with directors, producers, actors, and other industry professionals
  • Keep up with all the local and global happening in the entertainment world
  • Cover a wide variety of entertainment stories
  • Conduct and schedule interviews if need be
  • Track influencers’ work
  • Plan, research, edit and write entertainment-related stories and articles for publication
  • Verify the information provided by interviewees or other sources
  • Keep up with deadlines as timeliness is extremely important
  • Follow news events and other media sources to stay informed.

Additional Requirements

  • Candidates should possess a Bachelor’s Degree qualification with 1 – 2 years work experience.
  • Passion for writing and creating interesting entertainment stories
  • A portfolio of published entertainment-related articles
  • Strong knowledge of media processes
  • Excellent communication and research skills
  • Charismatic and magnetic personality
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Dedicated team player.
  • Good time-management skills.

Application Closing Date
24th December, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: careers@allnews.ng using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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