|At least ฿60,000 / month (full time)|
Sub-Editor for Business News Website
PostedBusiness news editing position available on Wireless Road in Bangkok. Full-time roles for native speakers of English only. Previous experience in journalism would be helpful.
Mingtiandi is Asia’s best-known real estate news and information website and we are looking for a qualified business journalist to join our team
Our daily updates on the region’s property markets are avidly read by industry leaders from Morgan Stanley, Blackstone, and Sun Hung Kai, and we are looking for an associate editor that can fulfill our audience’s demanding standards.
During 2018 Mingtiandi plans to expand its award-winning coverage, and we are counting on stars like you to help build our reputation as the source that the New York Times, FT and Wall Street Journal turn to for the inside story on Asian real estate.
Working with the managing editor to select and assign stories to local writers
Copy editing stories created by local reporters to ensure clarity, language quality and suitability for the audience
Writing headlines and subheadlines for stories
Typical quantity of stories to be edited would be 3 stories per day of 600-700 words each
Editing images to ensure they meet site guidelines
Creating stories from press releases and announcements to fit the needs of the publication’s audience
Posting edited text to the CMS and entering relevant SEO information
Ensuring that all stories submitted to the site by writers within working hours (China standard time, Monday-Friday) are ready for publication within two hours of submission time
Experience as a journalist or editor is preferred, preferably with a fast-paced news organisation
Detailed understanding of Asian economies and markets is required
Knowledge of real estate or finance is helpful
Professional-level English writing ability is required