Assistant Editor (Penang Monthly)

Assistant Editor serves as key contact person and coordinator for assigned publications, performs a variety of editorial duties, writes occasional articles and supports senior editorial staff in all aspects of the administration, commissioning, planning and production of Penang Monthly.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Master’s Degree in Communications, Business Administration or equivalent to a minimum CGPA of 3.00.
  • At least 5 years of working experience in relevant fields.
  • Strong command of the English language, both written and spoken.
  • Experienced in creative copywriting, proofreading and research.
  • Experienced in social media and digital marketing, as well as corporate communications and public relations.
  • Possess problem-solving, critical thinking and analytical skills.
  • Be imaginative, creative and energetic in the development of the magazine online.
  • Be comfortable with editing work even of established writers.
  • Willing to work efficiently in a highly demanding and time-sensitive environment.
  • Based in Penang.
  • Good local knowledge about Penang is of great advantage.
  • An ideal candidate will be someone who has corporate experience and is well versed with the state administration in Penang.

Please send in your application to Kindly attach your Application Letter, CV and some of your original writing or a writing portfolio useful to the evaluation of your application. Incomplete applications will not be entertained.

Application closing date: 15 May 2022