SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Contributing Writer (Entertainment)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED November 20, 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

    Position Summary:
    • For Entertainment/Lifestyle/Sports//Travel/Music: Conceptualize and create articles for the website
    • To attract and interact with targeted virtual communities and network users
    • To engage readership with interesting and quality content on the website and on the brand’s social media platforms
    • Achieve superior customer engagement and intimacy, website traffic and revenue by strategically publishing content and all around content conceptualization
    Duties & Responsibilities:
    • Able to perform thorough research on various topics and have a keen eye for detail.
    • Deliver good quality content like news posts, reviews and features.
    • Update social media accounts with the latest trends on travel
    • Contribute to idea generation for publication
    • Writing of short items for the news feeds
    • Participate in ideation during content planning
    • Create connections among target communities, influencers, etc.
    • Execute content strategies provided by the EIC
    • Create relevant and up-to-date content

REQUIREMENTS

    Qualifications:
    • College graduate (preferably with a degree in Journalism, Mass Communications, Creative Writing)
    • With work experience in creating content for entertainment and social media
    • Excellent writing, presentation, communication skills (English, Filipino)
    • Ability to follow strict deadlines and fact-check information
    • Positive attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and organizational ability
    • Willing to travel for content gathering and creation
    • Willing to work long hours, weekends
    • Willing to work on an independent type of engagement
     
    ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR ABS-CBN GROUP CONTRACTUAL/PROJECT EMPLOYEES, TALENTS, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS AND PROGRAM BASED: Get the Application Employment Form from HR Recruitment Office

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