Output Text Editor, News (1-Year contract)

South West, Singapore · Editorial · 141118/C4/N-JOU-JOURNL/Editorial/JM

Description

Channel NewsAsia is seeking a Text Producer for our 24-hour news channel.

We are seeking an experienced Copy Editor with strong news judgement. He/She would be able to prioritise, make decisions quickly and are meticulous in your approach to grammar and fact-checking.

He/She must have good general knowledge, a keen interest in current affairs as well as a love for words, syntax and language.

The successful applicant would be a wordsmith who is skilled at distilling stories and breaking news events into informative one-liners that will appear on our channel’s news ticker and on-screen captions.

Duties include, but are not limited to, writing headlines for the ticker, crafting summary captions during ‘live’ events and producing text-based information to supplement content in our news bulletins.

Requirements

Thank you for your interest and application to this role. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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