CAREER

Bilingual Copy Editor / Business Reporter/ Feature Writer

Primary Role: Translation from Kannada to English, Editing news copies (in English), Rewriting news copies - retaining the essence and the quotes while restructuring the sentences and the article itself (in English) uploading the same onto the Company’s websites using its Content Management System.

Complimentary Role: Reportage of News Events/ Commercial Events/ Business and Tech Start Ups/ development news etc. Feature Writing on various issues is welcomed.

Skills: Awareness of local, national and international geo-political, social, lifestyle, business and economic current events, personalities and trends. Strong bi-lingual comprehension and translation ability – Kannada to English with fast typing capability in English on MS Word is preferred. High learn ability – ability to quickly pick up taught computer skills – Photoshop, Content Management System etc is very important. Learning will be actively encouraged.

Qualification – Preferred – Graduate – but not a must. Retired Persons and Freshers can also apply.
Experience: Open
Salary: Negotiable for the right candidate
Gender: WE are an equal opportunity employer
Note: The role requires the candidate to occasionally move around the city for news reports and must therefore be mobile (preferably with two-wheeler and/or four-wheeler license) and enjoy, both, onsite and office environments.
Location: Mangaluru, therefore locally based (within City Corp. Limits) persons preferred.

If you fit the bill and are eager: Send your updated CV to: brian@newskarnataka.com or dezma@newskarnataka.com