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Senior Reporter / Data Journalism ReporterChina Daily Hong Kong Limited
  • Aberdeen
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  • Posted on 23 Aug 2019
Senior Reporter / Data Journalism ReporterChina Daily Hong Kong Limited

Job Highlights

  • 5 days work per week
  • Monthly meal allowance
  • Birthday leave/Marriage leave/Compassionate leave

Job Description

Launched in 1997, the China Daily Hong Kong Edition offers a unique local perspective that has become essential reading for decision-makers, including HKSAR government officials, CEOs and senior executives, scholars and academics in Hong Kong and Macau.

The China Daily Hong Kong Edition is recognized by both the newspaper industry and readers for its exceptional journalism and outstanding reporting. China Daily was a frequent winner at the most recent “Hong Kong News Awards” organized by the Newspaper Society of Hong Kong. Since 2010, The Hong Kong Edition has been honored every year at the “Hong Kong News Awards”, winning a current total of 63 awards.

创刊于1997年,《中国日报香港版》以其本地化、独特的报道视角成为香港、澳门和部分亚洲国家和地区高端读者的重要读物。 读者包括香港特别行政区政府官员、金融机构和跨国企业CEO、高级管理人员、外交官员、智库和学者等。

《中国日报香港版》多次在由香港报业公会主办的「香港最佳新闻奖」评选活动中获奖,以专业的报道嬴得报业同行和各位读者的认可。 自2010年以 来,香港版已连续获得63项「香港最佳新闻奖」。

In order to manage the development and its integrated revenue growth across China Daily media products, we are now looking for qualified candidates in Hong Kong to fill the following position:

Senior Reporter / Data Journalism Reporter

Responsibilities:-

  • Cover HK and Greater Bay Area news, produce videos and content for both the newspaper and digital edition
  • Pitch story ideas, conduct interviews and related research on topics to provide context
  • Track down & interview Scholars, NGOs, Civil Servants, Corporate CEOs & other stakeholders
  • Maintain close contact with news desk about work-related information (Be receptive of editor’s and peers’ feedbacks)
  • Build contacts & strengthen the knowledge and networking in assigned beats
  • Have the creativity to write engagingly, to propose suitable projects that are attractive for print and online viewers
  • Be a good team player and work with other colleagues such as photographer, videographers and designers to initiate small group projects
  • Be able to take on high value added tasks like data journalism, investigative or series reports aiming to enhance work quality
  • Follow China Daily style in writing copies and help spot and prevent errors
  • Work on weekend or in emergency situations when required
  • Assist with ad-hoc assignments the department is responsible for

Requirements:-

  • Bachelor Degree or above in Journalism or media communication or related disciplines from a reputable university.
  • 5 years or above experience in news media preferably English news media
  • Familiar with public affairs and economy of Hong Kong and Chinese Mainland
  • Keen understanding of Hong Kong's governance structure & the role of functional constituencies
  • Familiar with social media networks, such as Facebook
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English and Chinese.Clarity of expression in written English is essential.
  • Good command of reporting and writing skills with strong news sense and able to turn stories around quickly
  • An organized & logical thinker who can interact proactively with the Data Journalism Team
  • Detail-minded with high sense of responsibility, able to work independently and under pressure
  • Outgoing personality, energetic, with good interpersonal skills

Benefits :-

  1. 5 days work per week
  2. Monthly meal allowance
  3. Discretionary year end bonus
  4. Medical insurance scheme
  5. Business trip travel insurance scheme
  6. Birthday leave / Marriage leave / Compassionate leave
  7. Recreational activities
  8. On Job training

We offer successful candidates attractive salary and comprehensive benefits. Interested parties should send their full resumes, stating their current and expected salaries, to Human Resources Department, China Daily Hong Kong Ltd., Room 1818 Hing Wai Centre, 7 Tin Wan Praya Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong, or email by clicking "Apply Now"(Personal Information collected will be used for recruitment purpose only)

Additional Information

Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Launched in 1997, the China Daily Hong Kong Edition offers a unique local perspective that has become essential reading for decision-makers, including HKSAR government officials, CEOs and senior executives, scholars and academics in Hong Kong and Macau.

 

The China Daily Hong Kong Edition is recognized by both the newspaper industry and readers for its exceptional journalism and outstanding reporting. China Daily was a frequent winner at the most recent “Hong Kong News Awards” organized by the Newspaper Society of Hong Kong. Since 2010, The Hong Kong Edition has been honored every year at the “Hong Kong News Awards”, winning a current total of 63 awards.

 

创刊于1997年,《中国日报香港版》以其本地化、独特的报道视角成为香港、澳门和部分亚洲国家和地区高端读者的重要读物。 读者包括香港特别行政区政府官员、金融机构和跨国企业CEO、高级管理人员、外交官员、智库和学者等。

 

中国日报香港版》多次在由香港报业公会主办的「香港最佳新闻奖」评选活动中获奖,以专业的报道嬴得报业同行和各位读者的认可。 自2010年以 来,香港版已连续获得63项「香港佳最佳新闻奖」。”

 

In order to manage the development and its integrated revenue growth across China Daily media products, we are now looking for qualified candidates in Hong Kong to fill the following position:

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Medical insurance, Performance bonus

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