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Writes lighthearted and entertaining news, human interest features, and covers highly viral social media topics
Addresses the needs of a wide range of audiences, from mass readers to geeky/niche communities; taps his/her wide range of interests and sensitivity to the needs of all types of readers
Curates news-features, light features, special reports and branded content as required by the Editors, the Search, Analytics and Social Unit and/or Marketing Unit
Creatively develops story/feature campaigns, from concept to production and implementation, as required by Editors or in partnership with the Marketing Unit
Coordinates with the unit’s Graphic Artist and/or artists from other units on visuals needed to enhance written content
Helps monitor social media and various websites
College graduate, preferably major in Journalism, Mass Communications, Marketing, Literature, Creative Writing, Psychology, History, or the Social Sciences
At least 6 months to 1-year work/internship experience in a related field
Tech and internet savvy, has high social media skills
Familiar with SEO and SEM processes and strategies
Interest spans a wide range of topics, from current events, social media trends, local celebrities, lifestyle, technology, pop culture, etc
Writes breaking stories based on information gathered from news coverage, statements, and other new gathers information and produces journalistic content — in the form of stories, images, and videos — for the website.
Takes photos, shoots video as required by the coverage.
Posts updates on social media (e.g. tweets and Facebook Live).
Cultivates sources and plans interviews for exclusive, in-depth, or feature stories.
Creates multimedia and interactive content (such as infographics) from time to time.
College Graduate, preferably major in Journalism or Communication Arts
Preferably 1-2 years experience in a related field; open to fresh graduates with related experience.