Production Editor, South China Morning Post - Hong Kong

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Salary
DoE
Posted
Apr 26, 2018
Closes
May 26, 2018
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure the quality of all published articles in print for our main book
  • Editing stories, checking facts, rewriting and improving copy and headlines with care and sensitivity
  • Ensuring all stories have the appropriate visual elements


Job Requirements 

  • Minimum 3 years experience in news operation, a wire service or a newspaper: no beginner is considered
  • Can-do attitude with top notch English subbing skills and zero tolerance for errors in grammar, spelling and content
  • Solid news judgment and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. Able to tell a story visually and well as in words
  • The ability to turn around copy fast when needed and the patience and good humour to work constructively with reporters for whom English is a second language
  • Page layout experience and/or knowledge of web page design
  • Familiarity with the China and Hong Kong stories and the Asia context of news


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