Lowyat.NET : Associate Features Writer/Editor

  • Lowyat MSC Sdn Bhd
  • Mid Valley City, Kuala Lumpur
  • Oct 09, 2018
Full time Media-Journalism

Job Description

Lowyat.NET, the number one brand in technology news in Malaysia, is hiring an Associate Writer/Editor for the Features department. Candidates must have at least 1-2 years’ experience reporting and editing complex subject matters and demonstrate an ability to break news. Knowledge of the tech industry and pop culture is a plus.

The Associate Features Writer/Editor will write big, ambitious stories, profiles, and investigative pieces. When applying please include samples of work that would be relevant for this position. Successful candidates will have an ability to work on deadline and manage multiple projects in a high pressure environment.

The Associate Features Writer/Editor will:

  • Have an ability to shape and edit narratives and work with other writers and reporters
  • Be able to analyze, interpret, and break hard news
  • Build pipeline to report exclusives and develop sources
  • Be an enterprising self-starter and able to operate independently
  • Knowledge and up to date on latest developments in the technology space, as well as  journalistic best practices
  • Willing to travel

Salary Range : RM2800 - RM4000