Editor

Globe Media Asia
  • Location
    Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jul 31

Position description

Globe Media Asia is seeking a passionate and experienced Editor to work with the Editor-in-Chief in overseeing the company’s print and online products and collaborate with the marketing and sales departments to expand readership and increase revenue.

Core duties and responsibilities:

  • Ensure editorial quality of Globe Media Asia (GMA) and all its products including websites and social media
  • Further expand relevance of our content by helping to identify topics and stories that are of interest to our readers and target market
  • Manage editorial work flows and editorial plans and ensure deadlines and editorial planning are met and in line
  • Research, write and edit articles for all GMA publications, with a particular focus on Southeast Asia Globe magazine
  • Support of all other company departments in content production
  • Represent the company regularly at local and regional networking events and support business development
  • Promote the company, its publications and relevant articles via personal social media channels
  • Contribute to increasing efficiency, outreach and profitability of the company

About the company

Globe Media Asia is one of Southeast Asia's leading media groups with a presence in eight countries across the region and currently three titles in our portfolio.

All of the company’s publications are known for their commitment to high quality in content, design and accompanying marketing. Based in Phnom Penh, an exciting and liveable city in Cambodia, we are looking for enthusiastic and motivated applicants to join our energetic team.

Underpinned by the production of visually engaging publications, we have developed into an important voice on Southeast Asian current affairs, business and culture in Cambodia.

In 2017, we celebrated our tenth year of business. Our flagship publication, Southeast Asia Globe remains an important voice in the region and we are evolving our content and strategy as to further increase reach and relevance to our readers and partners.

Qualifications

Skills:

  • Native or fluent English speaker
  • Excellent writing and editing skills, adaptable for everything from online current events coverage to magazine features
  • An enquiring mind; journalistic integrity and instinct
  • Strong management and interpersonal skills to work effectively with writers, designers and webmasters and to build rapport with sources and partners
  • Outstanding organisational skills, great attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines

Experience and qualifications:

  • At least three years’ experience as a professional journalist
  • Familiarity with global media trends
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or a related field

You will typically work Monday to Friday. However, you are expected to dedicate the extra hours needed to ensure the company’s goals are met.

Application instructions

Please send your CV, cover letter and writing samples to Dene Mullen.

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