Senior Editor

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  • Lagos
  • Posted 2 years ago

First Excelsia Professional Services Limited

Senior Editor


First Excelsia Professional Services Limited – Our client, a Publishing and Editing firm located in Ikeja, Lagos State is recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Senior Editor


Location: Lagos


Summary of Job Description


Leadership and guidance of a team of editors to execute briefs from clients that would include substantive and copy editing, proofreading, formatting, etc. (all in English Language)

Manage all the day-to-day operations of a publication.

Coordinate editorial publications and meetings.

Plan and approve assignments for writers and editors.

Control schedules and enforce deadlines (for writers, photographers, designers etc.)

Oversee proofreading procedures and edit copy when necessary.

Assist in evaluating finalized copy for compliance with policies, style, and tone.


Job Requirements

Min Required Experience:

5 year(s)

Min Qualification:

Bachelor’s Degree/HND

Desired Courses:

Not Specified

Other Requirements:

Person Specification


First Degree in English Language (post graduate qualifications would be an added advantage)

Continuous Work experience as a Substantive and Copy Editor for a minimum of 5 years

Hands-on experience leading a team of editors

Proficiency in the use of editing software and Content Management Systems (e.g. WordPress).


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send a copy of their CV and Portfolio of/link to published works to: using the “Senior Editor” as the subject of the mail.

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