DEADLINE: APRIL 20, 2023 — The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) seeks applications for the role of a data journalist in Nigeria.
The data journalist will produce high quality digital content like information graphics, maps, graphical interactives, multimedia explainers, and data journalism, among others.
The ideal candidate will understand spreadsheets and create them in Excel and Google Drive for stories, and have a good understanding of statistics and statistical analysis.
Experience of visualising data and using visualisation tools is also essential.
The deadline for applications is April 20, 2023.
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