Are you a local news junkie? Do your interests range from crime and politics to urban development, nightlife, and ghost sightings? Do you know what’s going on around Hong Kong?
Can you write engaging and entertaining stories on any subject? Do you have experience producing daily news in a fast-paced environment, and a sense of humor?
Are you a tech-savvy? Do you have basic photography and videography skills? Familiar with digital image or video editing?
Are you hardworking, reliable, and ambitious? A Hong Kong permanent resident with the ability to speak, read, and translate Cantonese?
Then you would be an ideal candidate to join Coconuts Hong Kong as an associate editor.
Responsibilities include writing daily news stories, lifestyle pieces, and features, both from the newsroom and in the field; finding untold Hong Kong stories and being the first on topics before anyone else; and publishing stories online, sourcing art, promoting content on social media, and covering live events, among other duties.
A university degree and at least two years of editorial experience are required.
This position is based in Hong Kong.
Apply by sending a CV and writing samples to clarissa [AT] coconuts.co.