Job Category: Wire Services,Television,Online/New Media
Employment Type: Full time
News Feature Editor, Singapore News (Editorial)
Channel News Asia is looking for a News Feature Editor to oversee reporters in producing feature stories, covering a wide range of topics in Singapore from environmental issues to social-economic issues.
Reporting to Supervisory Editor, News Feature Editor carries out the following duties:
Brainstorm story ideas with news editors and reporters.
Brief reporters on story angle.
Work with reporters on presentation and visual elements.
Guide reporters on online extension of stories.
Monitor progress and keep the stories in sight.
Vet and craft scripts.
Review final product before telecast.
To provide Feedback and conduct post-mortem.
A good University Degree
Good grasp of current issues and news, locally and globally
Ability to exercise individual judgment, and work well under pressure to meet deadline
Able to multi-task and prepared to work irregular hours and weekends