Editor at Straight-Gate Publishers Limited

Straight-Gate Publishers Limited is one of Nigeria’s leading educational publishers. It was incorporated as a private liability company in 1997. Straight-Gate Publishers Limited has since been concerned with building a reputation for sound intellectual contents of all its titles.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Editor

Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Duties

  • Plan, review, and revise content for publication.
  • Read content and correct spelling, punctuation, and grammatical errors.
  • Rewrite text when necessary to make it easier for targeted readers to understand.
  • Oversee writing workshops and book reviews.
  • Edit and develop alongside the customer service representative the organization’s social media content.
  • Speak with authors on their various manuscripts and give recommendation and advice before publication.
  • Work with writers to help their ideas and stories succeed.
  • Develop stories and content ideas according to the publication’s style and editorial policy.
  • See to the proper documentation/safe keeping of all the company’s manuscript and books’ soft copies.
  • Make decisions regarding content and give suggestions.
  • Ensure the quality and accuracy of all manuscripts and contents.
  • Work with other team members in creating social media contents for the organization and her publications.
  • Verify facts cited in materials for publication.
  • Write/edit external correspondence.
  • Any other work related tasks assigned by the management/HOD.


  • Must be an English Language graduate (B.A or B.Ed.) A Second Degree is an added advantage.
  • Available to resume immediately.
  • Male or Female.
  • Must be thorough and pay attention to detail.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Must be able to work with little supervision
  • Must be able to effectively work with team members in the department.
  • Must reside in Ibadan.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years work experience as an Editor.
  • Excellent writing and verbal skills.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of grammar and the English Language.


  • N90,000 – N100,000 monthly (depending on experience)

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Application Deadline  25th March, 2024.

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