SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Reporter (Radyo Patrol)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED November 10, 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

    Identifies and covers news stories according to the beat assigned by the NewsDesk. The jobholder will be expected to deliver live and VO reports including breaking news or flash reports on radio and contribute news updates to various platforms.

    I. News Integration
    a. Pitches daily stories for inclusion in the daily news conference of central news desk.
    b. Delivers live reports and/or VO packages to various platforms.
    c. Shoots stills and videos and transmit materials for use of various platforms
    d. Establish social media presence by delivering news and updates on Twitter, DZMMTeleradyo.com.ph, and ABS-CBNNEWS.com

    II. News Gathering
    a. Plans daily to ensure comprehensive news reporting.
    b. Participates in major news coverage and station-initiated projects and events.
    c. Maintains a strong network of news sources in govrnment, NGOs, private organizations and various movements to ensure delivery of breaking or developing stories ahead of conpetition.
    d. Write news stories and ensures accuracy of facts and ensures proper angling and storytelling.
    e. Ensures strict adherence to the company Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct.

    III. Administrative
    a. Ensures timely submission of liquidation for cash advances and compliance to other HR and other administrative requirements.
    b. Performs other related duties as necessary

REQUIREMENTS

    • Graduate of Mass Communication, Communication Arts, Journalism, or any related courses.
    • At least 3 years' work experience as a writer or in a newsroom.
    • Should be adept in the use of Social Media.
    • Photography and videography experience is a must.
    • Able to determine appropriate story angle and generate news report independently.
    • Experience in building and managing strong relationship with stakeholders, especially with news sources.
    • Quick, flexible, and adaptable, especially in the face of breaking news and special news coverage.
    • Able to effectively deal with people from all levels in the organization.
    • Willing to work on extended shifts, including weekends, holidays, and overnight.
    • Willing to be assigned in out of town coverages
    • Excellent written and oral communication primarily in Filipino.
    • Should be able to report or write using the English language.

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.