SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Social Media Editor (News Digital Department)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED August 04, 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

    POSITION SUMMARY
    The Section Editor must ensure quality updates on all social media properties of ABSCBN News.
     
    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Ensure availability of social media managers per shift/ecosystem
    • Arrange line-up, improve tease and ensure balance of posts in all social media accounts
    • Coordinate with other platforms for any 'Live' requirement
    • Monitor trending stories online using available tools
    • Help develop a workflow that will increase speed in story promotion, and decrease errors
    • Monitoring performance of social media publishers (shared responsiblity with ecosystem head)

REQUIREMENTS

    • Must be a graduate of Journalism, Communication courses (development communciation, communication research, among others).
    • Must have at least 3 years of newswriting or feature writing experience
    • Must possess excellent writing ability; know how to tease content for various audiences
    • Must be social media savvy
    • Knowledge in Photoshop, basic video editing would be an advantage
    • Willing to work during weekends, shifting schedules

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.