Financial Times seeks West Africa correspondent [Africa]

Posted on Feb 11, 2022 in Specialized Topics

Experienced business journalists can apply for this position in Lagos, Nigeria.

The Financial Times is hiring a West Africa correspondent. The Financial Times is one of the world’s leading news organizations, recognized internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy.

The correspondent will be responsible for producing a factually and analytically rigorous stream of stories for a sophisticated and engaged international audience. 

In addition, the correspondent will be expected to report widely from a region spanning Mauritania to Gabon and including Ghana, Senegal and Ivory Coast. 

A working knowledge of French would be a big advantage, as would that of a West African language or Mandarin. 

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.