SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION News Digital Writer (News and Current Affairs)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED April 20, 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

    TASK

    The Writer is responsible for writing stories and processing other materials for posting on news.abs-cbn.com and its real estate such as but not confined to microsites and other sites of news.abs-cbn.com. Also supports content creation for other digital media platforms of News Digital.
     
    RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Search, gather, create, write, edit, publish content for news.abs-cbn.com and its related products
    • Ensures that the site and other related products are updated with the latest text, videos and content
    • Maintains all other projects and real estate related with the site, as may be identified by his superior
    • May be asked to create section outlook in the absence of a section editor on duty
    • Ensures that all content published follow best practices in digital publishing

REQUIREMENTS

    • Has at least a Bachelor's/ College Degree in Journalism, Mass Communications, Advertising/ Media or equivalent
    • At least 1 year of work experience in the related field is an advantage for this position. (Fresh graduates are welcome to apply).
    • Has excellent writing and interviewing skills
    • Be skilled in gathering information in multimedia
    • Has above average skills in Filipino and English, both verbal and written
    • Has working knowledge in running social media accounts and pages

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.