General Assignments Reporter | Cebu

Cebu Daily News Digital

  • Cebu City, Philippines
    2F, 3/F Media Resource Plaza, Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines
    Cebu City
    Central Visayas
  • Full time
Posted 3 months ago and deadline of application is on 30 Dec
Recruiter was hiring an hour ago

General Assignments Reporter | Cebu

Cebu Daily News Digital

Job Description

  • Monitors wires, local and national TV, radio, social media and other websites for stories not covered by Multimedia Reporters and writes breaking stories based on them.
  • Assists reporters and editors in posting breaking news and multimedia content for online publication (basic image and video editing, file conversion).
  • Acts as on-call Multimedia Reporter, ready to take on field assignments and corresponding responsibilities as needed.
  • Posts updates on social media (e.g. tweets and Facebook Live).
  • Cultivates sources and plans interviews for exclusive, in-depth or feature stories.
  • Coordinates with field personnel and Graphic Artists to produce multimedia and interactive content (such as infographics).
  • Assists in General Assignments duties for the various news desks as assigned from time to time.
  • In charge of proper forwarding and saving of filed stories, invitations, corrections, letters and content sent through the editorial e-mail account and other channels.
  • Performs other related tasks that may be assigned by the supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications

  • College Graduate, preferably majoring in Journalism or Mass Communication and/or other related courses.
  • Preferably 1-2 year experience in a related field; open to fresh graduates with related experience.
  • Must be willing to be based in Cebu
  • In-depth knowledge of all things Cebu
  • Required languages/dialects: Cebuano, English, Filipino
  • Must be able to thrive working in a virtual/remote setting

Perks and Benefits

  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Bereavement/Family Leave Paid Bereavement/Family Leave
  • Retirement Benefit Plans Retirement Benefit Plans
  • Life Insurance Life Insurance
  • Medical, Prescription, Dental, or Vision Plans Medical, Prescription, Dental, or Vision Plans
  • Performance Bonus Performance Bonus

Jobs Summary

Job level
Fresh Grad / Entry Level
Job category
Media and Creatives
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Office Address
Kaohsiung St. cor. S. Osmena Road, North Reclamation Area, Cebu City
Online Publishing
1 opening

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About Cebu Daily News Digital

Cebu Daily News ran its first issue on Feb. 8, 1998. It is one of the publications of Inquirer Publications Inc. (IPI). IPI is among the companies that comprise the Inquirer Group of Companies (IGC). Today, as the newest member of the family, it continues to pursue its vision to be the most respected, most influential community newspaper in the region committed to the upliftment of the people of Cebu. It is the only independent newspaper with no political ties or alliances. It adheres to the journalistic integrity and ethical standards of, CDN’s affiliate and the nation’s leading online news media company.
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