SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION Researcher (Halalan 2019)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED December 06, 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

    The Halalan 2019 Project Researcher acquires, processes, and analyzes data and information from various sources, and renders these into different materials for the use of the unit, department, and the division.

    Responsibilities:
    • Gathers and verifies needed information for internal and external activities and reference materials needed for Halalan 2019 coverage.
    • Processes gathered information documents and data, including collating, scanning, encoding, and analysis, and summarizes and presents the findings from these analyses.
    • Provides fact-check support for Halalan-related activities.
    • Renders research findings into materials for internal use (reference materials) and for publication, such as infographics and multimedia stories.
    • Performs research support for specific stories inclusive of, but not limited to the following: related documents, case studies, pertinent video material.
    • Provides content and administrative support for internal and external forums and debates.
    • Attends and actively participates in brainstorming and planning meetings.

REQUIREMENTS

    Requirements:
    • Graduate of Communication Research, Social Science, Political Science, Journalism, Statistics, Public Administration, or any related course.
    • Proficient with MS Office applications, especially MS Excel or other data processing software 
    • Comfortable and proficient with handling big data
    • Has a keen interest in, and knowledge of current events and relevant history
    • Has good and relevant news sense
    • Excellen written and oral communication skills in English and Filipino
    • Able to effectively deal with people from all levels in the organization and the audience
    • Willing to work on extended shifts, including on weekends, holidays, and overnight
    ADDITIONAL APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR ABS-CBN GROUP CONTRACTUAL/PROJECT EMPLOYEES, TALENTS, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS AND PROGRAM BASED:
    Get an Application For Employment Form from HR Recruitment Office. Submit to HR Recruitment after filling out.

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.