Yicai Media Group is recruiting for senior and junior English-language news editors. Successful candidates will join an expanding editorial team at Yicai Global responsible for ensuring accuracy, grammar, spelling and style as well as clarity and concision of articles. Many articles need rewriting; some need recasting. The role demands news judgment and great attention to detail under time pressure.
ABOUT YICAI GLOBAL
Set up in February 2016, Yicai Global is the English-language news stream of Yicai Media Group, the financial news arm of Shanghai Media Group. Also known as China Business Network, Shanghai-based Yicai Media is the country’s biggest financial content provider and one of the most-cited Chinese sources of financial information by overseas media. Focused largely on China, Yicai Global provides news on companies, economy, finance, markets, environment, justice and society. Yicai Global aims to open up the global market for homegrown business and tech news.
Editing and/or writing experience, especially in news, is preferred. Chinese language ability and China experience are not required.
We offer a competitive package including paid annual vacation and medical insurance.
ABOUT THE ROLE
1. Edit English-language news copy to a high standard and on time.
2. Ensure quality of all articles and proactively improve quality.
3.Have an awareness of key China developments in the country and globally.
4.Supervise and mentor junior editors, if a senior editor.