Editorial Production Assistant

Inquirer Group of Companies

  • Makati, Philippines
    Chino Roces Avenue , Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Metro Manila
  • Full time
Posted 2 months ago and deadline of application is on 30 Mar
Recruiter was hiring 3 days ago

Editorial Production Assistant

Inquirer Group of Companies

Job Description

  • Proofreads and checks materials against edited copy and ensures they are free from typographical, grammatical and other types of errors.
  • Reviews and corrects finished pages.
  • Cuts excess texts accordingly and ensures headline story is well-placed, and caption corresponds with picture.
  • Executes the design and layout for the pre-press.
  • Receives the dummies and other materials needed for the page and notes down the time he/she gets them.
  • Prepares page templates on screen and marks all spaces booked for ads as well as editorial holes.
  • Retrieves scanned images, photos, illustrations, infographics and logos for placement on the page templates.
  • Ensures proper pagination of the page, including the date and folio.
  • Encodes revisions on pages including headlines, captions and texts as instructed by Editors or Head of Editorial Production Systems.

Minimum Qualifications

  • College graduate preferably major in Journalism, Mass Communication and preferably with background in computer
  • 1 year experience as proofreader
  • 1 year training in production work in a publishing firm
  • Knowledge in PageMaker, Photoshop or any related pagination or editing software
  • Proofreading skills, layouting skill

Jobs Summary

Job level
Entry Level / Junior, Apprentice
Job category
Media and Creatives
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Once in a while 
Office Address
Chino Roces Avenue , Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
Media / Publication
1 opening

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About Inquirer Group of Companies

The Inquirer Group of Companies (IGC) is the group behind the Philippines' trusted media brands for print - the Philippine Daily Inquirer, Bandera, Hinge Inquirer Publications, Inquirer LIBRE, Cebu Daily News; digital/online - INQUIRER.net; mobile- Inquirer Megamobile; different social media platforms, and radio - DZIQ 990AM Radyo Inquirer; to Out-Of-Home - Inquirer Digital Outdoor; to delivery services like DAG Xpress (distribution) and the Print Town Group (printing, manufacturing, and trading), and to learning thru Inquirer Academy. IGC started in the print industry 30 years ago and has now expanded into a multi-media company that provides 24/7 breaking news, the latest on local and international issues and events, compelling commentaries on politics, entertainment, sports, lifestyle, business, technology, feature stories and so much more. IGC prides itself in empowering the Filipino Nation with information via its numerous engagement platforms that allow the audience to experience and be part of the news no matter where they are.
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