The 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, with a growing correspondent staff across Asia and the United States. Our vision is to “Elevate Thought”, and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”. The South China Morning Post is a global digital news leader with a unique role in championing the plurality of voices in Asia through its breadth and depth of news coverage. SCMP is committed to informing and inspiring through journalism of the highest standards. Apart from its flagship newspaper, SCMP also publishes news 24/7 on SCMP.com. In 2020, SCMP became the first news organisation in Asia to join the Trust Project, a consortium of top news companies developing global transparency standards for credible journalism.

Additionally, SCMP publishes a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles in Hong Kong including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire and, Harper’s BAZAAR. SCMP is also home to Abacus, a digital news brand focused on China's tech industry; Inkstone, a daily news brief for those curious about China's growing impact around the world; and Goldthread, a content platform with a focus on food, travel and culture in China.

Reporter (Abacus) (Ref: ED-59-90)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Deliver coverage of Chinese consumer technology for a global audience
  • Write stories in text and video form looking at what's interesting in China tech and why  
  • Cover everything from the latest apps, to big-picture consumer trends, to gadget reviews  
  • Focus on China's booming and vibrant gaming scene, with a strong knowledge of the country's top developers, games, and esports players
  • Bring a global perspective, bringing greater context to help people understand who the big names are, what's happening, and why it's happening

 

Job Requirements:

  • 3 years of experience in technology or related areas
  • Deep knowledge of gaming, gadgets and technology required
  • Experience with breaking news, and strong news judgement, with passion for social me-dia, comfortable with real-time online reporting environment
  • Strong team player that can work under stress and meet deadlines on a day-to-day ba-sis
  • Good English writing skills, Mandarin/Cantonese speaker is preferred
  • Ability to work with video (both in front of and behind the camera)

 

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 People Department, 19/F, Tower One, Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or by clicking  .

 

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