The Dexterity Group is a leading Media, Education and business services provider. The group has grown into a diversified business conglomerate with a reputation for excellent business practices with product and service quality. The Group’s business activity includes Media, Education and the provision of a number of business services, In addition the group also runs a charitable arm; The Dexterity Foundation.

Job Position: News Content Writer

Job Location: Ringroad, Ibadan, Oyo

Job Description

  1. We are looking for a talented News Content Writer to contribute to our newsroom.
  2. This role involves researching, writing, and producing compelling news articles across various beats to inform and captivate our audience.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Write concise, accurate, and engaging news stories for publication in our newspaper and on our digital platforms.
  2. Stay informed about local, national, and international news developments and pitch timely story ideas.
  3. Conduct interviews with sources and gather information to support your reporting.
  4. Collaborate with editors, reporters, and photographers to coordinate coverage of events and breaking news.
  5. Adhere to editorial guidelines, standards, and deadlines to ensure high-quality content.
  6. Monitor audience engagement and feedback to refine content strategies.

Job Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Communications, or related field (or equivalent experience).
  2. Proven experience as a news writer or journalist, preferably in a newspaper or digital news environment.
  3. Strong writing and storytelling skills with an ability to craft compelling narratives under deadline pressure.
  4. Excellent research skills and ability to verify information from multiple sources.
  5. Familiarity with AP style, journalistic principles, and ethical standards.
  6. Proficiency in digital content management systems and social media platforms.
  7. Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced newsroom environment.


  • N45,000 – N50,000 monthly.

Application Deadline
30th April, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume to: hr@thedexteritygroup.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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