SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Entertainment Reporter
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED August 09, 2017

BUSINESS SUMMARY

ABS-CBN Corporation is the Philippines' leading information and entertainment multimedia conglomerate. The Company is primarily involved in television and radio broadcasting, as well as in the production of television and radio programming for domestic and international audiences and other related businesses. ABS-CBN produces a wide variety of engaging, world-class entertainment programs that are aired on free-to-air television.

The Company is also one of the leading radio broadcasters, operating eighteen radio stations throughout the key cities of the Philippines. ABS-CBN provides news and entertainment programming for nine channels on cable TV and operates the country's largest cable TV service provider. The Company also owns the leading-cinema and music production and distribution outfits in the country. It brings its content to worldwide audiences via cable, satellite, online and mobile.

The Company has interests in content development and production, cable and satellite television services, merchandising and licensing, mobile and online multimedia services, glossy magazine publishing, video and audio post production, and overseas services, all of which complement and enhance ABS-CBN's strength in content production and distribution.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    Actively pursues all news stories assigned to him by the News Desk Officer and timely provides the DNG Specialist all the elements necessary for the production of ready-to-air materials for assigned stories selected by the Company for possible airing during newscasts and/or breaking news of flash reports, such as:
     
    a.      Complete Script, including VO, taglines, and transitions, among others.
    b.      Complete selection of audio and video necessary under the script.
     
    While pursuing his assigned stories the News Reporter may be required to render live and VO reports during newscasts, including breaking news or flash reports, on any of the following platforms: ABS-CBN, ANC, DZMM, Studio 23, and RNG.

REQUIREMENTS

    • Graduate of Journalism or any related courses. ·       
    • Excellent knowledge of current events and relevant history. ·        
    • Possesses solid experience in the field of news gathering, reporting, and news analysis up to presentation of news stories. ·       
    • Skilled in story-telling, especially in capturing complex situations and telling these in simple terms for the audience to understand. ·       
    • Good and relevant news sense. ·        
    • Able to maintain solid network of sources. ·        
    • Good leadership and people skills; able to motivate, mentor, and develop team members. ·      
    • Good organizational and analytical skills. ·        
    • Quick, flexible, and adaptable, especially in the face of breaking news and special news coverage.
    • Able to make credible and sound editorial judgments. ·        
    • Excellent in both English and Filipino written and oral communication. ·        
    • Able to effectively deal with people from all levels in the organization and the audience. ·        
    • Able to effectively manage stress, not only of self but also of team. ·        
    • Willing to work on extended shifts, including on weekends, holidays, and overnight.

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.