Reporter / Production Editor - Sports, South China Morning Post - Hong Kong

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Salary
$DoE
Posted
24 Jul 2018
Closes
24 Aug 2018
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reporting on Hong Kong and world sports and events, with a particular interest in rugby
  • Editing, checking facts, rewriting and improving copy with care and sensitivity and ensuring copy is error-free
  • Crafting top-notch SEO and print headlines, standfirsts and captions
  • Ensuring all stories have the appropriate, accurate and eye-catching visual elements
  • Using analytical tools to make sure the right stories are delivered in a timely way
  • Curating skills to help manage homepages across a variety of sports
  • Capable of turning around raw copy fast when needed
  • Solid news judgment and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely


Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a real-time online news operation, a wire service or a newspaper is essential
  • Capable of undertaking reporting assignments
  • Strong familiarity with sports across Asia and keen interest in a wide variety of sports
  • Flexibility to work irregular hours


Work location will be at Causeway Bay office, Hong Kong.

Apply by completing the application form below.

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