Copy Editor

Inquirer Interactive, Inc.

Posted 2 months ago and deadline of application is on 30 Oct
Recruiter was hiring 2 days ago

Job Description

  • Processes breaking news filed by reporters, sent by Central Desk, from the wires, and stories monitored from TV, radio, social media and other websites.
  • Handles channel/s on the site, breaks and edits stories meant for the assigned channel/s. Ensures accuracy of details in stories as well as correctness in grammar and spelling.
  • Enhances assigned channel/s content with related reports, videos, infographics, links and other tools that will engage readers.
  • Coordinates with Inquirer.net Tech unit to ensure that all the links on the entire site are functioning.
  • Performs other related tasks that may be assigned from time to time.

Minimum Qualifications

  • College graduate, preferably major in Journalism
  • At least 2 years work experience as Editor for news organizations or in related jobs
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Highly energetic, motivated, and can work with minimum supervision
  • Familiarity with latest internet trends and technologies
  • Willing to work on a shifting schedule
  • Updated on current events in various fields – news, business, lifestyle, entertainment, sports

Perks and Benefits

  • Paid Holidays Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Bereavement/Family Leave Paid Bereavement/Family Leave
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Special Leave Benefits for Women Special Leave Benefits for Women
  • Retirement Benefit Plans Retirement Benefit Plans
  • Life Insurance Life Insurance
  • Medical / Health Insurance Medical / Health Insurance
  • Transportation Allowances Transportation Allowances
  • Performance Bonus Performance Bonus

Preferred Courses

  • Journalism

Jobs Summary

Job level
Associate / Supervisor
Job category
Writing and Content
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Always 
Office Address
Pasong Tirad, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
Industry
Online News Website
Vacancy
2 openings
Website

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About Inquirer Interactive, Inc.

INQUIRER.net is the official news website and member of the Inquirer Group of Companies that includes the Philippine Daily Inquirer, Hinge Inquirer Publications, Cebu Daily News, Inquirer LIBRE, Bandera, INQUIRER.net, Megamobile Inquirer, Print Town, DZIQ 990AM Radyo Inquirer and DAG. It features 24/7 breaking news, the latest on local and international issues and events, and compelling commentaries on Politics, Entertainment, Sports, Lifestyle, Business, and Technology. It also features Global Nation for OFWs who want to know more about the latest from the Philippines. INQUIRER.net offers multimedia features, easy channel navigation, strong social media presence and numerous engagement platforms that allow the readers to experience and be part of the news no matter where they are.
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