Job Annoucement 

The Phnom Penh Post, the oldest independent media company in Cambodia, is seeking a full-time candidate for the position of sub-editor.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Work with a Cambodian-expatriate team of reporters and editors to produce quality news and analysis on Cambodian events
  • Editing and rewriting stories by local staff and from news agencies
  • Proofreading pages to meet the in-house style guide and to ensure clarity, grammar, spelling etc.
  • Must have excellent attention to detail
  • Producing written articles in the English Language
  • Must be committed to balanced, non-biased reporting
  • Must demonstrate a broad understanding of Cambodian history
  • Must be able to work effectively within a multi-cultural environment
  • Sub-editors will be expected to maintain awareness of key news events in Cambodia (monitoring all press releases etc.) and ensure that Post reporters/ photographers are dispatched as necessary to ensure comprehensive coverage of all breaking/ ongoing news.

Qualifications/experience required

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or other related fields (preferred but not a must)
  • Excellent command of English is a must; proficiency in Khmer is an asset
  • News/business reporting experience
  • At least one to two years’ experience as a sub-editor
  • Familiarity with names of state institutions
  • Familiarity with specific language used in court, business and politics
  • Sound understanding of local politics and business atmosphere
  • Cambodian nationals preferred but foreign nationals are encouraged to apply

Interested candidates are requested to submit a cover letter, expected salary and detailed CV with current photo, no later than 5.00pm on May 31 to the Human Resources Department.

Address: #41, Street 228, Sangkat Boeng Rang, Khan Doun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Tel         : +855- (0) 23 888 161/23 888 162

Cellcard : +855- (0) 78 555 166/78 555 133

Smart     : +855- (0) 086 822 999/086 277 999

E-mail: [email protected]

SR Digital Media Co., Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview. Application documents will not be returned.