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  • Must possess at least a Bachelor’s/College Degree preferably in Economics, Journalism/ Mass Communications
  • Writing experience in school paper, an advantage for fresh graduates
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Job description includes: writing articles/stories to complement news / information for website
  • Researching and writing about topics related to the main story (e.g.FAQs, timeline, data for graphs, pictures, video and audio)
  • Look for online-only or online exclusive data, news, info. (e.g. Q & A/interview with key personalities in the news)
  • Fact-checking
  • Ghost-write for some online blogs, and other user-generated content, if needed
  • Computer literate
  • Willing to work long hours including weekends and holidays, meet deadlines and do a lot of legwork
  • Start the day reading all newspapers, news sites, journals, blogs and other sources relevant to one’s field of coverage.
  • Update one’s self daily on issues relevant to one’s field of coverage.
  • Stay in close contact with supervisor throughout the day.
  • Constantly update one’s self on ways to improve delivery of news, both in terms of technique and technologies.
  • Build and maintain a network of sources, eg. Officials, experts and others sources.
  • Deliver all output – field intelligence, daily articles and specials reports on time.
  • Preferably Male;
  • Graduate of AB English/Literature;
  • With at least 6 mos. related work experience;
  • Willing to work long hours;
  • Night schedule;
  • Proficient in English;
  • Computer literate.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in quickly, skillfully and thoughtfully editing video and audio
  • Ability to recognize and create things people will want to share
  • Strong organizational skills, with experience with juggling multiple deadlines and quick turnarounds
  • Strong interest in economic, political, culture news

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge or experience with motion graphics/animation a plus, but not required
  • Proficiency in Photoshop/Premiere a huge plus

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing content for various platforms and audiences, primarily YouTube and Facebook
  • Working closely with video producers, editorial, and social team members to deliver the highest quality and highest impact content possible
  • Balancing the work of a variety of projects, from daily deliveries to episodic productions
  • Participating in pitch meetings and bringing new ideas to the table
  • Must possess a Bachelor’s/College Degree preferably in Economics, Journalism/ Mass Communications
  • Writing experience in school paper, an advantage for fresh graduates
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate
  • Willing to work long hours including weekends and holidays, meet deadlines and do a lot of legwork

Qualified applicants may send resume and other credentials to:

BUSINESSWORLD PUBLISHING CORPORATION

95 Balete Drive, Extension, Bgy. Kristong Hari, New Manila
Quezon City, Philippines 1112
e-mail: hr@www.bworldonline.com
Tel. 535-9901

Look for Ms. Emy (loc. 800) or Doreen (loc. 821)