Regional Correspondent (The Straits Times)

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

Job Description

The Straits Times, the English flagship daily of SPH, has been serving readers for more than a century. Its comprehensive coverage of world news, East Asian news, Southeast Asian news, home news, sports news, financial news and lifestyle updates makes The Straits Times the most-read newspaper in Singapore. Quality news, in-depth analyses, impactful commentaries and breaking stories are packaged to give readers riveting accounts of events in Singapore, the region, and beyond.

As a Regional Correspondent you will develop, report, write and produce news stories and features on a wide range of topics for The Straits Times and all its news platform

The successful candidate must demonstrate expertise on the social, economic and political trends in Asia and stay abreast of current affairs in and around the region. The candidate must also be able to:

  • Work independently with minimal supervision
  • Produce quality stories and analyses
  • Provide spot news coverage on economic/social/political issues.
  • Widen ST's overseas network of contacts

Job Requirements

  • Relevant degree with prior experience in working as a reporter in South East Asia
  • Ability to develop own stories and write clean copy
  • Effectively bilingual in English and any other Asian language
  • Open to yearly renewable contract

 

  • Contract
  • Senior Executive
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
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