Deputy Editor

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Eco-Business is looking for a seasoned journalist/editor to join the editorial team at its office based at Fusionopolis, One North, Singapore.

Specifically, we are looking for:

Deputy Editor (full-time)

Candidates must have at least five years’ journalism experience in a print newsroom and be highly trained in news writing and copy-editing.

Duties of this role include:

  • Writing news, features and commentaries
  • Editing news, features and commentaries
  • Ability to do research, curate and source information and images for content production
  • Ability to manage infographics production
  • Assisting the editor in daily editorial tasks and managing the editorial team
  • Commissioning stories and liaising with external freelance writers
  • Executing content-related projects and events
  • Able to build relationships with clients and partners

Some travel may be required occasionally. He/she should also have a keen eye for design; knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and HTML would be useful.

Candidates must:

  • Have a degree, preferrably in the fields of English, Literature or Communication Studies
  • Have an excellent command of the English language
  • Be extremely meticulous and able to spot the smallest of errors
  • Be creative and resourceful
  • Able to multi-task and cope with tight deadlines
  • Be sociable and a team player
  • Have a keen interest in business, sustainability and development issues.

Please send a covering letter, CV, and samples of your work to Jessica Cheam, Editor, at

All shortlisted applicants will be required to do a writing and copy-editing test.

Why this is a green job

Eco-Business is Asia Pacific’s leading publication on cleantech, smart cities, responsible business and sustainable development. Our platforms include the award-winning news website which attracts up to 250,000 monthly visitors, and a weekly newsletter that’s emailed to 77,000 subscribers.


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