Senior Technology Reporter, South China Morning Post - Hong Kong

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Salary
DoE
Posted
Feb 08, 2019
Closes
Mar 08, 2019
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The South China Morning Post is seeking an experienced senior reporter in join an aggressive and ambitious team to cover the intersection of technology and China’s rise, two seminal forces that are shaping our world today.

The successful candidate will have a proven record of deep and incisive reporting that cuts through the noise, challenges conventional wisdom and tired narratives, and gets at the crux of an issue to deliver fresh insight to a sophisticated, global readership.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Commit to telling the story of China’s technological ambitions, its biggest companies and the unique culture of the world’s biggest internet population
  • Drive deep and expansive reporting projects, and yet be nimble enough to dive into breaking news when needed
  • Build contacts  to maintain a flow of news in the specific area, and attend press conferences and asking questions
  • Seek out and investigate stories via different contacts, press releases and other media
  • Conduct exclusive interviews with technology analysts and C-suite executives
  • Write and research accurate stories on how new technology can change people’s lives and benefit economic development


Job Requirements:

  • Degree holder with 10 years of reporting experience with major newsrooms
  • Good knowledge of the Chinese economy and global technology trends and a passion for new gadgets
  • Proven track record of producing deeply reported enterprise stories
  • Strong team player and can work under stress and meet deadlines on a day-to-day basis
  • Professional fluency in written Chinese and spoken Mandarin
  • This position can be based in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai or Shenzhen. Travelling in Mainland is required
  • Candidates from Chinese-language media with a working command of English will be considered


Work location will be at Causeway Bay office.

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