South China Morning Post is a leading news media company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century with global impact. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record. Our teams span across Asia and the United States, working together to connect with news consumers around the world. We are committed to informing and inspiring through journalism of the highest standards. Our vision is to “Elevate Thought”, and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”.

Against the backdrop of shifting discovery and consumption behaviours, SCMP reaches users across distributed media platforms including scmp.com, smartphone and tablet apps, social media and messaging platforms, as well as our flagship newspaper. Additionally, SCMP is Asia’s leading magazine publisher with a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire, Harper’s BAZAAR and The PEAK. We are also home to cpjobs.com, a big data-powered recruitment platform that matches jobseekers with their dream jobs.

Experienced China Reporter (Ref: CTL-ED-CR)

Responsibilities & Requirements:
- Bring the news with coverage of China macro-economy, politics and/or international relations to the world via our print and online editions. Interviewing people in a range of different circumstances
- Build contacts to maintain a flow of news in the specific area
- Seeking out and investigating stories via different contacts, press releases and other media
- Attend press conferences and asking questions
- Conduct exclusive interviews with government officials and corporate executives
- Answer the phones on the news desk and reacting to breaking news stories, write and research accurate stories

- Degree holder in Journalism with 5 - 8 years of relevant working experience
- Good knowledge about the nation’s history and its social, economic and political developments
- Good contacts for articles about China’s politic/and or international relations
- Good English writing skills, Putonghua speaker is strongly preferred
- Travelling to Mainland is required

Work location will be at Causeway Bay office.

Interested parties please send curriculum vitae with full career details, salary history, availability and expected salary to the Human Resources Division, Morning Post Centre, 22 Dai Fat Street, Tai Po Industrial Estate, New Territories, Hong Kong or by email to career@scmp.com.

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