Job Title: New Media Editor
Department: CGTN Documentary
Contract: 12 months (can be extended based on performance)
*This position is based in Beijing and only open to foreign passport holders*
Location: Beijing, China
ABOUT THE JOB
CGTN is seeking experienced new media editors to join its growing team of dedicated, passionate new media reporters, editors and hosts in Beijing. The ideal candidates should have experience working in a fast-paced environment without compromising quality. You should be positive, energetic and committed to the highest standards. You should also have the ability to read and edit scripts critically; make edits consistent with the tone of CGTN while prioritizing accuracy and brevity; and spot spelling, punctuation, grammar, and syntax errors.
•Edit existing culture and tourism content for various online platforms;
•Edit English content on international and Chinese history, culture and tourism;
•Collaborate with hosts, reporters and editors;
•Have an interest in international and Chinese culture and tourism.
•At least 3+ years of relevant experience in editing and fact-checking at an international or national news agency;
•Native-level knowledge of the English language;
•An eye for detail and ability to produce spotless copy;
•Ability to multitask and work as a team player;
•Solid experience in the new media platform;
•BA degree or above.