SUBSIDIARY Creative Programs Inc.
POSITION Writer (ANCX.PH)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED May 15, 2019

BUSINESS SUMMARY

With its range of content spanning from various passions and interests catering to a vast number of viewers, the Creative Programs, Inc. (CPI) team has continued to be the leading content creator for the affluent Filipino viewers.  The subsidiary has two main functions namely, it (1) manages, operates and delivers channels as well as it (2) promotes the CPI channels to cable operators exploring the new leverages on new revenue opportunities through their channel distribution section.

CPI continues to cater to a particular target audience producing programs such as Hero and Balls to Lifestyle Network, Myx, Jeepney and their still number one cable channel in the country, Cinema One.  These programs are carefully managed, combining foreign acquired programs and local productions.  Aside from delivering the most-awaited programs, shows, and teleseryes, CPI has also continued to excel in mounting events which the advertisers and viewers have highly anticipated.  Such programs would include Lifestyle Network's Summer Soul, Myx Mo by Myx, Cinema One Originals and Hero's Face Off.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    Position Summary:

    The Writer will be pitching ideas/stories per week and develop new concepts for the brand.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Takes part in brainstorming and content lineup meetings; pitches ideas and collaborate with writers and website photographer in the development and execution of projects (editorial, photo shoots, and special coverages) exclusive for the website.
    • Pitches at least ten (10) stories a week - two (2) or three (3) of which to be assigned by the Talent to contributors.
    • Develops and initiates new concepts and ideals with the editorial team with regards to creative execution and promotion of content/brand.
    • Creates no less than eight (8) new stories/articles a month.

    Major Internal and External Contacts:

    • Internal - Editorial Team, Sales Team, Marketing and Events Team, Digital Media Division, Research, Finance, IT, and other support departments
    • External - clients, brands and suppliers for partnership and collaborations

    Work Environment:

    • Office environment
    • Field-based when doing shoots outside ABS-CBN

REQUIREMENTS

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communication, Journalism, Advertising, Marketing or other relevant field or equivalent education and experience.
    • 1 year previous work related experience required. 2 years of previous work related experience preferred.
    • Excellent writing skills and editorial judgement with background in producing and handling a range of content.
    • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
    • Ability to work in a team fostered and multi-tasked environment.
    • Ability to prioritize and organize work; adapt to flexible schedule

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.