SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Catalog Writer
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED February 09, 2018

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

    • Writes episode synopses, provides segment summaries/descriptions of all past programs produced
    • Provides pertinent metadata for each program master by encoding these at a centralized database
    • Previous ingested program masters and verifies metadata provided for each catalog 
    • Consults and checks various sources to determine accuracy of metadata

REQUIREMENTS

    • Graduate of Journalism, Mass Communication or any other related courses
    • Excellent oral and written skills
    • Flexible and can work under pressure, with minimum supervision
    • Keen with details
    • Excellent research skills
    • Familiar with news events and personalities 
    • Good editorial judgment
    • Experience in writing synopsis and transcription is an added advantage
    • Willing to work on shifting schedules
    • Project-based and consultant positions available 

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.