Planet Radio 101.1FM recruitment for News Reporters

TAF & Associates (Operators of Planet Radio 101.1FM) – Planet Radio 101.1FM is the first independent radio station in the Akwa-cross region owned and operated by TAF & Associates, Ltd. powered to broadcast across Akwa Ibom State, Abia State, Imo State, Cross River State, Rivers State, Anambra State etc.

Job Title:  News Reporter


  • Sourcing for stories for the week, as assigned by the Head of News..
  • Checking scripts for typographical, spelling, semantic and synthetic errors, reporting and editing and producing news bulletins.

Qualifications/Skills Required

  • Must hold a B.Sc in Mass Communication or qualification in an associated field
  • Must have graduated with an option of First Class or Second Class Upper Division.
  • Must have a perfect understanding of how the News Department runs.
  • Strong professional ability, dexterity and agility.
  • Must have the ability to work under pressure and deadlines.
  • Must be able to work any scheduled time, weekends and holidays to support 24×7 on-air broadcasts.
  • Post Graduate Degree is an added advantage.
  • Minimum of 3 years work experience in this field.
  • Must have completed the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) or hold a Certificate of Exemption.
  • Must be experienced in Radio broadcast.


  • Age range between 25 and 35 years.
  • Hard working and strong abilities to deliver on the job.
  • Results oriented and proactive attitude.
  • Ability to work with deadlines and without close supervision.
  • Eligible candidates applying for this position must be resident in Akwa Ibom State Nigeria or be able to relocate.
  • Exceptional communication, writing, reporting and editing skills.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Possess strong intelligence and skills to achieve results.
  • Savvy and experience in use of IT.
  • Able to add value and drive change.

How to Apply
Applicants should send their CVs and credentials detailing your skills, experience and interests, and a show reel or portfolio of your work with a covering letter outlining your suitability for this position to: [email protected]

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