Tuesday, 22 January 2008

Job opening at International Herald Tribune

IHT Assistant Business Editor, Asia

If you have a solid feel for business news, and knowledge of Asia markets, companies and business trends, you and The International Herald Tribune in Hong Kong, may be a great fit.

The Herald Trib is looking for an experienced, breaking news reporter to fill a new position, Assistant Business Editor, Asia. A key aspect of the job is writing bylined breaking business news for IHT.com, which would ultimately appear in the print edition of the IHT, and would be on offer for use by the IHT’s parent company on
nytimes.com and in The New York Times. Your task is to focus on the biggest business stories of the day not the routine run of business developments.

As an assistant editor you are expected to contribute to the direction of our revamped
iht.com/biz Web site by overseeing two online Web editors in Hong Kong who are making sure that the site is constantly updated with breaking news, video and multimedia. Excellent news judgment, writingskills and speed are key qualities for the job. The individual would report to the business editor in Asia, also based in Hong Kong.

For more information, please send a resume and contact Tom Sims, IHT Asia business editor at


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