|At least ฿70,000 / month (full time)|
Sub-Editor for Regional Finance Publication
PostedMingtiandi is Asia’s best-known real estate news and information website and we are looking for a qualified business journalist to join our team in Bangkok.
Our daily updates on the region’s property markets are read by industry leaders from Morgan Stanley, Blackstone, and Sun Hung Kai Properties, and we are looking for a sub-editor who can fulfill our audience’s demanding standards for precise information and clear language.
During 2020 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
Creating stories from press releases and announcements to fit the needs of the publication’s audience
Writing headlines and subheadlines for articles on the website
Typical quantity of stories to be edited would be 5 stories per day of 600-800 words each
Choosing and editing images to ensure they meet site guidelines
Posting edited text to the CMS and entering relevant SEO information
Ensuring that all stories submitted to the site by writers are ready for publication within two hours of submission time
At least two years previous professional experience as a business journalist is required, preferably with a fast-paced news organisation
Detailed understanding of Asian economies and markets is required
Demonstrated knowledge of real estate or finance is preferred
Professional-level English writing ability is required
Compensation will be in line with the background and demonstrated abilities of the candidate
To apply, please submit a current resume and at least two relevant writing samples to humanresources(at)mingtiandi.com
Applications should include salary expectation to qualify for consideration
Mingtiandi is Asia’s independent source for real estate intelligence. Our daily-updated coverage of the region’s major property investors, publicly-listed real estate developers and market transactions now helps more than 4,000 visitors every day to make better informed decisions and gain an edge over the competition.
The site has been cited in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Australian Financial Review, and the Washington Post among other news organisations.
Since beginning daily distribution in 2012, Mingtiandi’s list of newsletter subscribers has grown to more than 10,000 leading decision makers from companies such as Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan and more.