Sub-Editor, The Business Times

Singapore Press Holdings Limited  

Job Description

As a Sub-Editor, you will fact check, plug information holes, and turn reporters’ copy into tight, clear and readable stories. You will be required to write headlines, captions and lay out pages that will draw readers into a story. Creative flair would also be an asset as you would be required to design pages for the The Business Times and/or related supplements and magazines. 

As the paper is an integrated print-digital publication, the sub-editor’s role also involves editing and uploading stories for the paper’s online and mobile editions. Other duties include curating content from various sources to populate the paper’s print, web and mobile editions.

Applicants should have a strong command of English and an eye for details and design. A degree, experience or interest in economics and business news would be an advantage. Fresh graduates keen to learn will be considered.    

Working hours generally start from late afternoon until the paper goes to print at 12.30 am. 


Job Requirements

  • Relevant degree in Communications, New Media, Business, Finance, Journalism or any relevant fields

  • Effectively bilingual in English and any other Asian language.  

  • Demonstrate ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with various stakeholders.

  • Ability to work at irregular working hours from late afternoon to 12:30 am. 

Please note that only shortlisted applicants would be notified. 

  • Permanent / Full Time
Singapore Press Holdings Limited  
Work Location
  • Braddell
More from this company
Data Visualisation Designer

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

Digital arm of English, Malay, Tamil MediaGroup within SPH group specialises in making the news stories exciting with the stunning...

More Info
Deputy Interactive Graphics Editor

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

As a Deputy to Interactive Graphics Editor, The Straits Times (Digital), you will lead the digital graphics design team to...

More Info
Regional Correspondent (The Straits Times)

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

The Straits Times, the English flagship daily of SPH, has been serving readers for more than a century. Its comprehensive...

More Info
Customer Service Officers (Contact Centre)

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

Attend to phone-in enquiries and feedback on newspaper and magazine subscriptions, promotions and delivery issues Guide subscribers on digital publications...

More Info
Digital Product Manager/Senior (Tamil language platform)

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

As a Product Manager you will be responsible for executing the product strategy, developing innovative digital products, defining the ideas...

More Info