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Research Writer, Documentary (Current Affairs)
Posting Date : 13 Jul 2017 | Close Date :12 Aug 2017


·         Perform research on different topics.

·         Uncover newsworthy stories to suggest to EP and Producers

·         Write up research brief

·         Source for compelling case studies

·         Source for footage and materials             

·         Provide information to adaptation team for follow up for adaptation into other languages

·         Stay current on regulations and changes in media landscape

·         Keep up to date with domain knowledge and subject matters

·         Build up a strong contact list comprising domain and subject experts both locally and overseas

·         Work on special projects as assigned




·         Degree in Mass Communication, Political Science, Business, Arts and Humanities preferred.

·         Strong knowledge of television production.

·         Have a good command of the English language, both written and oral.

·         Keen interest and ability to tell a good story, with excellent writing skills.

·         Strong research and analytical skills, able to process and organise information well.

·         Strong interest and knowledge of current affairs, especially developments in the Asia region.

·         Flexibility in handling different topics and programme types. 

·         Ability to juggle competing deadlines, and put in long and irregular hours when required.

·         An independent thinker who is also a team player


Job Specialization : Editorial/Journalism
Type of Employment : Permanent
Minimum Experience : Fresher

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