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Content Writer & Editor

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Full-time
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Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur

About The Job

  • Research, write and edit engaging and share-worthy daily articles and sponsored contents. 
  • Be updated with the latest and trending news locally and internationally. - Plan and execute content ideas and strategies to promote client's message effectively and engagingly. 
  • Source for stories through social media, other news portal or forums. Stories can also be from personal experience, a public opinion, a status update or uniquely written (based on references). 
  • Develop and suggest trending or creative article titles to be written. 
  • Source or create relevant images to be included within articles, including featured image. 
  • Proofread final draft of content to ensure fitness for publishing. 
  • Revise and update written or published content when necessary. 
  • Write on titles provided by the hiring manager. 
  • Actively participate in discussions with management and colleagues on content. 
  • Participate in news coverage out of office when required. 

Here are the things that you should enjoy doing or possess:

  • Avid social media user, particularly on Facebook. We guess we’re the only company that encourages you to use Facebook during work. 
  • Keep up-to-date about the latest event and trending news within Malaysia and worldwide. 
  • Frequently read content sites such as local portals, BuzzFeed, Mashable, Thought Catalog and more. 
  • Able to write in an engaging manner to capture the audience and keep them entertained. We hate thesis as much as you do! 
  • Clear delivery in writing that enables readers to understand the story without twisting facts. 

Job Requirements

  • Preferred age: 18-27 years old. Unless you’re young at heart 
  • Have an excellent command in English and understands Malay (Chinese is a plus); no grammatical errors and have proper sentence structure. 
  • Must have an eye for story-hooks; to be able to determine articles which are able to capture the audience’s attention. 
  • Must be diligent and have respect for deadlines 
  • Able to work efficiently and deliver quality content with little supervision 

Our Culture

ABOUT US

 
INFLUASIA consist of Malaysia's most prominent digital publications namely WORLD OF BUZZ, Lobak Merah and NOODOU driven to inform, entertain, inspire and ultimately engage with the mass public. The company plans on growing beyond their current formidable reach of over 200 million users on social media and more than 23 million readers on their portals per month to ensure that INFLUASIA will remain a key player in the digital media industry. 

The company first started out from WORLD OF BUZZ (WOB), which is currently Malaysia's largest English Social News site, serving and engaging with millions of audience monthly! We are the #1 lifestyle & entertainment news portal in Malaysia supported by a strong team of young (and talented) adults!

We’re a company growing at a rapid pace, that started humbly from the bottom with our blood, sweat and tears and we are currently looking to expand further. We are seeking for enthusiastic individuals who are keen to help grow this company together! 

Are you creative, passionate and exceptional in writing? 
Fun, witty and have a go-getter attitude in whatever you do?
Or are you able to deliver and close powerful sales pitches? 

Then we want you! 

COOL STUFF HERE

  • Outstanding efforts are highly valued, recognized and rewarded
  • Random, fun initiatives and activities. We work hard, but we party hard too! 
  • Opportunity to be part of our regular video shoots as casts and be 'femes' 
  • Attend exclusive media events with special invites and privileges
  • Young, fun & fast-paced working culture and environment
  • Company lunch & outings
  • Awesome pantry!
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