South China Morning Post, Homepage Editor (Hong Kong)

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 May 2017
Closes
19 Jun 2017
Ref
CTL-ED-HPE
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job responsibilities and requirements:

  • Manage digital content flow with well-honed instincts for audience appetites
  • Use all available data and analytics to make informed content decisions
  • Monitor content quality, and edit as required to maximise impact
  • Rewrite headlines quickly, accurately and with flair using SEO best practice. Adhere to SCMP style and tone
  • Schedule and target content to key markets, through deep knowledge of the SCMP digital product suite             
  • Identify and implement new content initiatives and platforms
  • Support and educate the wider newsroom in the development and application of digital tools
  • Use video and interactive content extensively to enhance content packages
  • Degree holder in Journalism or related discipline with minimum 7 years of digital editing experience in English
  • Ability to maintain accuracy in a fast paced environment while managing multiple tasks
  • Knowledge of China and wider Asia news an advantage
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English, knowledge Chinese is a plus
  • Be a team player and able to work well with different parties under deadline pressure
  • Possess a versatile mind and excellent communications. Familiarity with Facebook, Twitter and other social media


Apply by completing the application form below.