A leading Media conglomerate based in Hong Kong is looking for a competent candidate…

A leading Media conglomerate based in Hong Kong is looking for a competent candidate…

Feature Editor

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language English
Wanchai, Not Specified
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Dental plan, Medical plan
Industry Media
Job function Media / Advertising > Editorial / Journalism
Published On 27/07/2020

Job Responsibilities

  • As Features Editor with Prestige Hong Kong magazine, your responsibilities would typically include:

    • overseeing the layout, appearance and content of feature articles
    • generating ideas for features with writing staff
    • writing feature articles and news items
    • taking responsibility for specific sections of the magazine
    • commissioning articles from freelance and in-house writers
    • managing writing staff and freelance feature writers
    • editing and re-writing articles, some of which may be rejected or returned to the writer for revision
    • overseeing artwork, design and photography for the features section of the magazine
    • attending photo shoots
    • understanding and complying with corporate compliance issues, media law and industry ethical guidelines
    • selecting feature articles for each issue
    • sending out briefs to writers, which can include word count, deadline, fee and writing style
    • proofreading all pages before going to press
    • raising the profile of the magazine
    • networking with others at industry events
    • assisting other staff to meet their deadlines.

Job Requirements

  • At least 5+ years of extensive journalistic experience in writing, editing with a national or regional publication
  • Mature with a strong sense of integrity, responsibility and professional judgement
  • Knowledgeable and current with the luxury sector, with extensive international background
  • High proficiency in English

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