We’re looking for a reporter in Kuala Lumpur!

Are you a local news junkie? Do your interests range from crime and politics to urban development, cool art, and airline scandals?

We’re hiring a reporter to expand Coconuts KL’s news coverage, and we want to hear from you!

The ideal candidate will be an excellent writer with strong knowledge of all things Kuala Lumpur. Responsibilities include writing quick-hit news and lifestyle pieces, promoting stories on social media and working on long-form features that set Coconuts apart from your run-of-the-mill outlet.


  • Excellent English writing skills and Bahasa Melayu fluency
  • Familiarity with the Malaysia news cycle
  • Ability to write news articles with accuracy, clarity and speed
  • Photography and video skills preferred, but not required


Apply by sending your CV and writing samples to clarissa [at] coconuts.co