Inquirer Interactive Inc.
Inquirer Interactive Inc.

Business Channel Editor  

Inquirer Interactive Inc.

  • Makati, Philippines
    3F Media Resource Plaza Bldg., La Paz, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Metro Manila
  • Full timeFULL_TIME

Posted 20 days ago and deadline of application is on 21 Aug

Recruiter was hiring a day ago


Job Description

  1. Responsible for the growth of the channel, including improving channel traffic, pageviews and engagements.
  2. Responsible for content planning and coverage of business events. When necessary, attends together with the Sales and Marketing team, key client meetings and events particularly from key industries such as real estate/property, automotive, financial services, Fmcg, Qsr, pharma, etc. as part of the brand's pitch and relationship building.
  3. Develops the Property section/page as a useful and relevant source of content for property buyers and as a viable section for property advertisers.
  4. Monitors wire stories, including those from Asian News Network, social media, and other possible sources of business stories and features for the channel.
  5. Updates the channel regularly and ensures that the stories and features posted comply with required Seo standards and practices so that these articles land in top search results and command a lead in search market share. These include headlines, focus keywords, alt text for images, related links, meta description, and proper use of tags.
  6. Collaborates with the video, design and social media teams with regard to visual storytelling, amplification and discovery of channel content.
  7. Uses data analytics in the production of news stories and trending topics/keywords that address market gaps and drive more traffic to the site.
  8. Coordinates with IT department to ensure that all channel links are functioning.
  9. Observes the Journalist’s Code of Ethics as well as approved social media policies and guidelines that may be drawn up and adopted by Inquirer . net.
  10. Does the yearly performance evaluation of his direct reports and endorses the evaluation rating for approval of the Managing Editor.
  11. Participates in the daily story conferences, editors’ meetings, and annual planning, and also in Management meetings when the attendance is required.
  12. Acts as gatekeeper to protect Inquirer . net from business leakages working hand in hand with the Sales and Marketing team.
  13. Performs other related tasks that may be assigned by the Managing Editor and/or Editor in Chief from time to time.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  1. College graduate preferably major in journalism or other related field
  2. At least 5 years experience as editor for a news organization, must have an experience in a real estate or property sector or in a related job
  3. Computer skills, communication skills, writing skills, copy editing

Perks and Benefits

  • Mobile Phone DiscountMobile Phone Discount
  • Retirement Benefit PlansRetirement Benefit Plans
  • Single Parent LeaveSingle Parent Leave
  • Paid HolidaysPaid Holidays
  • Medical / Health InsuranceMedical / Health Insurance
  • Paid Sick LeavePaid Sick Leave
  • Performance BonusPerformance Bonus
  • Paid Bereavement/Family LeavePaid Bereavement/Family Leave
  • Life InsuranceLife Insurance
  • Paid Vacation LeavePaid Vacation Leave
  • Maternity & Paternity LeaveMaternity & Paternity Leave

Required Skills

  • Copy Editing
  • Communication Skills

Preferred Courses

  • Journalism

Jobs Summary

Job Level
Mid-Senior Level / Manager
Job Category
Media and Creatives
Educational Requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Office Address
La Paz
Online News Website
1 opening

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About Inquirer Interactive Inc. is the official news website and member of the Inquirer Group of Companies that includes the Philippine Daily Inquirer, Hinge Inquirer Publications, Cebu Daily News, Inquirer LIBRE, Bandera,, Megamobile Inquirer, Print Town, DZIQ 990AM Radyo Inquirer and DAG. It features 24/7 breaking news, the latest on local and international issues and events, and compelling commentaries on Politics, Entertainment, Sports, Lifestyle, Business, and Technology. It also features Global Nation for OFWs who want to know more about the latest from the Philippines. offers multimedia features, easy channel navigation, strong social media presence and numerous engagement platforms that allow the readers to experience and be part of the news no matter where they are.

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