Associate Director Journalism

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IHS Markit
  • 18 Sep 18 2018-09-18

Associate Director Journalism

Job brief

We are looking for a skilled Associate Director - Journalism to oversee our company's daily publishing operations. You will be reporting to the Executive Director and coaching Journalists.

A managing editor combines the innovativeness of a writer with the practical focus of an operations manager. You should be able to suggest ideas for stories and see them through to publication.
We expect excellent organisational and leaderships skills as well as a unique problem-solving ability.

Responsibilities

  • Plan and manage all daily operations
  • Hire, coach and supervise personnel
  • Collaborate with market editors to determine issues' content and topics
  • Coordinate editorial publications and meetings
  • Plan and approve assignments for Journalists
  • Control schedules and enforce deadlines
  • Oversee proofreading procedures and edit copy when necessary
  • Assist in evaluating finalised copy for compliance with policies, style and tone
  • Resolve issues as they arise
  • Attend events on behalf of the company or the Executive Director

Requirements
  • Proven oil and gas industry experience and knowledge preferred
  • Possess experience as managing editor or relevant role
  • Exceptional ability in copywriting and editing
  • Proficiency in English
  • Abilities in planning and coordinating people and operations
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and people abilities
  • Reliability, efficiency and attention to detail
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