Attention job seekers! Legit is looking for copy editor

Attention job seekers! Legit is looking for copy editor

Nigeria's leading news and media site is in constant search for talents. Apply now and get a chance to join the international team of media professionals.

WANTED: Copy editor to work with our Lagos office on a freelance basis.


- perfect proofreading and editing skills

- good command of written English language

- good knowledge of local and global affairs

- strategic and analytical thinker

- readiness to challenges and openness to innovations

- access to a computer and internet

- ability to work remotely with minimum supervision


- fix any grammatical, punctuation and spelling errors

- double-check that names, places and organizations are spelt properly

- check the correctness of facts and figures

- re-write headlines (and subheads for articles where necessary)

- ensure that articles are written in accordance with's style guide

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- help writers by suggesting changes to enhance readability, conciseness and style of articles

Attention job seekers! Legit is looking for copy editor

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Applicants with work experience in digital online media and or previous copy-editing experience in a media environment will have a priority. is an equal opportunity employer and application is welcome from both male and female candidates. We also give a chance to young and passionate people to grow in a competitive yet comfortable work atmosphere.

WHY do you need to join us?

- competitive salary + bonuses based on your achievements

- possibility to learn from the biggest global players in IT and media worldwide

- communication with the most influential people in the media industry on a daily basis

- access to the latest technology in media, journalism and mobile.

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To apply: send your CV and a cover letter to

Application closes 11.59 pm CAT on Monday, September 14. ( -> We keep evolving to serve our readers better.

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