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Assistant Social Editor (Hong Kong)

Assistant Social Editor

Edipresse Media Hong Kong is looking for a talented and outgoing Assistant Social Editor to work on its monthly flagship title, Hong Kong Tatler. Reporting to the Senior Social Editor of Hong Kong Tatler, the successful candidate should possess a strong ability to recall faces and names, will be required to attend social functions frequently during the peak social season and will be responsible for establishing and maintaining positive ongoing relations with members of Hong Kong’s high society. The Asst Social Editor will also assist on VIP guest management at Hong Kong Tatler events.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Senior Social Editor to liaise with PRs and photographers to cover key events around town
  • Attend social functions on both weekdays and weekends when required
  • Produce accurate and well-written content for Hong Kong Tatler magazine, Society, website and associated supplements
  • Complete all social pages, Leading Ladies and It Girl monthly for Hong Kong Tatler
  • Write for Hong Kong Tatler as required, propose ideas for covers and interviews and to help oversee features involving socialites
  • Create and manage VIP guest lists alongside the Senior Social Editor for all Edipresse Media Hong Kong events
  • Provide a key supporting role to the Senior Social Editor, Sales and Events team at Hong Kong Tatler events
  • Upload and caption all events on HongKongTatler.com
  • Work closely with the digital team to secure and write digital-focused socialite features

Professional Requirements:

  • A degree in Journalism or related discipline
  • Experience in English-language feature writing
  • Candidates proficient in Cantonese are preferred
  • Should possess a good database of high society contacts
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an independent and proactive work attitude
  • An unwavering ability to meet deadlines, good time-management skills and a diligent outlook
  • An interest in high society and luxury lifestyle ranging from fashion and beauty to art, design, travel and dining

Location: Wan Chai, Hong Kong

We offer attractive remuneration and fringe benefits to the right candidates. Interested parties please send full resume with expected salary to HR Manager, talent@edipressemedia.com

Applicants who are not invited for interview within 8 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful. Data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only.