Channel NewsAsia (CNA) is looking for a Journalist/Senior Journalist for its local news desk.
We are looking for an outgoing and dynamic individual with a flair for writing and a keen interest in current events to gather and report news, with a specific focus on financial, economic and business news. This content is produced for radio, television and online platforms.
You will be responsible for reporting on the local breaking news as well as producing compelling, shareable news content.
Working with other desks, as well as the online team, you will help conceptualise and execute online-specific initiatives that appeal to an audience on television and online platforms.
You will be expected to work weekends and public holidays, and irregular hours.
You must possess a sharp news sense, with a good knowledge of local news and current affairs.
A flair for writing and story-telling with excellent command of the English Language. Abilities in other languages will be considered an advantage.
Have a good voice and presence in front of the camera.
Ability to exercise individual judgment, and work well under pressure to meet deadlines.
Possess good analytical skills, initiative and resourcefulness.
Good degree preferably in Economics, Political Science, Arts & Social Science, Journalism or Mass Communication.