Global Investment Group, Group Editor (Singapore)

Location
Singapore
Salary
Competitive base salary; discretionary bonus
Posted
11 Jan 2019
Closes
11 Feb 2019
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A role working within a creative team responsible for publications (both internal and external-facing) and the production of creative materials for the Group.

The candidate will be expected to be able to be versatile enough to write about a wide range of topics (from finance to philanthropy) and come from a newsroom background with experience writing op-eds and thought leadership articles.

Start date: Immediate

Benefits: Medical insurance; 21 days annual leave

Education: Degree from first-class institution

Languages: Excellent command of English required (written and spoken) 

Reporting: Reporting to COO

Performance Profile Responsibilities:

We are searching for a motivated and talented individual to join our creative team in Singapore.

Your key responsibilities will include:

Key responsibilities:

  • Writing articles and documents (both internal and external-facing) for the Group such as culture manuals, playbooks, and in-house publications.
  • Researching and generating op-eds and thought leadership articles.
  • Creative support for the production of multi-media assets for the Group.
  • Conceptualisation and production of content-driven campaigns and projects for the Group.
  • Sub-editing and proofreading.


Requirements

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience within a newsroom environment.
  • A background in business or finance journalism. Candidates with op-ed writing experience would be preferred.
  • Exceptional relational skills, able to represent the company well when interacting with operating companies or other external parties.
  • Passion for language and storytelling.
  • International background, able to work easily across cultures and geographies.
  • Good communication skills and be very well spoken.
  • Polished and professional appearance.
  • Ability to work at speed and multi-task.
  • Positive attitude, be an ‘energiser’.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Hunger to learn. You will be given the opportunity to do work far beyond the scope of a traditional writer.


Attraction of the role:

A unique opportunity to work across a wide range of publication types and write about a variety of topics, while working within an environment where ‘storytelling’ is truly valued

For further details and to apply please complete the application form below.

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