SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Publishing Inc.
POSITION Section Editor (Chalk Magazine)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED May 10, 2017

BUSINESS SUMMARY

ABS-CBN Publishing, Inc (API), a wholly subsidiary of ABS-CBN Broadcasting Network, has the largest and widest magazine distribution network in the country, covering 200 key cities and municipalities all over the Philippines. With its portfolio of lifestyle, culinary, youth, and entertainment glossies and books, API has been able to reach well-established and emerging markets both here and abroad.

It is the first Filipino magazine publisher to have significant overseas sales, owing to its affiliation with The Filipino Channel (TFC). Its international editions StarStudio Guam and StarStudio Japan reinforce the companyĆ¢€™s vision to be in the service of the Filipino worldwide.

The company publishes:
-Metro
-Metro Weddings
-Metro Home
-Metro Society
-Working Mom
-Food
-Chalk
-StarStudio
-StarStudio International
-UAAP Magazine
-Star Magic Catalogue
-UFC Magazine
-Barbie
-Vault

API's synergy with ABS-CBN Broadcasting has resulted in strong selling titles like Nginiiig!, Pinoy Big Brother Magazine and K Magazine.

ABS-CBN Publishing also offers comprehensive print production services through ColorGuide (Pre-press). ColorGuide provides conceptualization and design services  and print implementations such as packaging design, corporate brochures, newsletters, product and merchandising catalogs to name a few.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    The Section Editor will directly report to the Editor-in-Chief and shall be responsible for the following tasks:
     
    1. To conceptualize fashion and beauty features and stories, all of which are in line with the magazine's brand essence and direction.
    2. To present ideas for fashion and beauty stories with visual pegs at montly editorial brainstorming meetings.
    3. To follow up with designers and retailers in facilitating approval for pull-out requests; and to oversee booking of models, photographers, make-up artists, and stylists required for the shoot.
    4. To coordinate and schedule photoshoots related to the assigned sections.
    5. To provide and develop a network of contacts that will give the magazine market leadership.
    6. To attend and represent the magazine in events, conferences, etc.
    7. To contribute content for the magazine's digital properties.
    8. To submit all assigned works/ projects on time.

REQUIREMENTS

     
    Qualifications:
    • Graduate of a 4-year Bachelor's/College Degree course in Mass Communication, Journalism, and any course equivalent.
    • Excellent interpersonal, written,and oral communication skills.
    • Comfortable working in a team-fostered environment.
    • Able to multitask and organize priorities.
    • Fresh grads are welcome to apply.

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.