We are seeking a Digital Journalist to develop and deliver stories for the online platform of Channel NewsAsia.
· Collect and analyse information about newsworthy events from a variety of sources, including social media, other news outlets and individual contacts.
· Write and produce digital news stories with text and visual elements such as photos, videos and graphics.
· Gather and verify factual information through interviews, observation and research.
· Seek and analyse news leads and tips.
· A Degree in Mass Communication, Arts and Social Sciences or related areas.
· Be a digital native, comfortable with digital and social media trends.
· Comfortable with all digital platforms, including processing of visual material.
· Ability to exercise individual judgment, and work well under pressure to meet deadlines.
· Good grasp of current issues and news both locally and globally.
· Excellent communication and writing skills in English.
· Be prepared to work irregular hours and weekends.