Job openings at Philstar Global Corp.
(Philstar.com) - February 13, 2020 - 7:00pm

These are the current job openings for Philstar Global Corporation as of Feb. 13, 2020.

  • Graphic Designer
  • Editor (Smart Living)
  • Content Producer (General News)
  • Content Producer (Business)
  • Content Producer (Entertainment/Lifestyle)
  • Content Producer (Interaksyon)
  • Digital Account Manager
  • Creative Content Writer
  • Human Resource Manager

Please see below for detailed descriptions of the above positions.

 

Editorial and Multimedia

Graphic Designer

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Conceptualize visuals based on requirements.
  • Prepare rough drafts and present ideas.
  • Develop web banners, infographics, logos, web pages and other designs.
  • Work with copywriters and creative director in producing final design.
  • Test graphics across various media.
  • Ensure final graphics and layouts are visually appealing and on-brand.

Qualifications:

  • Proven graphic designing experience.
  • A strong portfolio of illustrations or other graphics.
  • Familiarity with design software and technologies (such as Illustrator, Photoshop).
  • Knowledge in animation and skill in illustration are a plus.
  • A keen eye for aesthetics and details as well as ability to work methodically and meet deadlines
  • Degree in Design, Fine Arts or related field is a plus.

Editor (Smart Living)

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Manage, conceptualize and produce content about trends, tips and personalities.
  • Train, guide and assist junior producers in delivering daily content requirements.
  • Assist Editor in Chief in crafting and implementing a content strategy, plan and calendar.
  • Assist the business and creative teams in the conceptualization of native ads and the fulfillment of client requirements.
  • Supervise and ensure smooth day-to-day editorial operations.

Qualifications:

  • At least 3 years of experience in the media, preferably in the magazine industry or digital publication.
  • Graduate of communications, journalism or any related course.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge in social media, content marketing and multimedia production.
  • Able to work independently and with minimal supervision.

Content Producer (General News)

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Monitor the latest developments about the Philippines and Filipinos around the world.
  • Produce publishable news articles and multimedia such as data stories, infographics and video copies.
  • Establish and maintain a network of contacts with news sources.

Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year of experience in the news media.
  • Graduate of communications, journalism, political science or any related course.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge in social media, content marketing or video production is a plus.
  • Able to work independently and with minimal supervision.

Content Producer (Entertainment/Lifestyle)

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Monitor the developments in local entertainment and culture as well as lifestyle trends.
  • Produce publishable news articles and multimedia such as data stories, infographics and video copies.
  • Establish and maintain a network of contacts with sources.

Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year of experience in the media, preferably in digital.
  • Graduate of communications, journalism, political science or any related course.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge in social media, content marketing or video production is a plus.
  • Able to work independently and with minimal supervision.

Content Producer (Business)

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Monitor the latest developments on business or economy and produce publishable news articles and multimedia such as data stories, infographics and video copies.
  • Establish and maintain a network of contacts with news sources.

Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years of experience writing news about business and the economy.
  • Graduate of communications, journalism, economics or any related course.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to work independently and with minimal supervision.

Content Producer (Interaksyon)

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Produce news features and analyses for Interaksyon's young audience on social media and the World Wide Web.
  • Establish and maintain a network of sources.

Qualifications:

  • Fresh graduates are welcome to apply. Experience in the news industry is a plus.
  • Wide knowledge of social issues and pop culture trends.
  • Convincing storytelling skills.
  • Graduate of any humanities or social science course.
  • Good verbal communication and excellent written communication skills.
  • Can work independently and must be proactive.
Interested Editorial and Multimedia applicants may send their resume to applicant@philstar.com and include three unedited work samples in one document not exceeding 10 pages. Indicate in the email subject line the position you are applying for using this format: [POSITION] Full Name

 

Advertising Department

Digital Account Manager

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for prospecting and generating client leads.
  • Responsible for crafting online strategies in selling online advertisements.
  • Responsible for all account management activities including resolutions, compliance and monitoring.
  • Responsible for providing after-sales service and timely reports to clients.
  • Responsible in building strong relationships with media and advertising agencies.

Qualifications:

  • Must possess at least a Bachelor's/College Degree in any field
  • At least 1 year of work experience in sales digital field is required for this position.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills 
  • In-depth understanding of online marketing tools and platforms

Creative Content Writer

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Conceptualizes content topics.
  • Proofreeads press releases.
  • Writes scripts and articles.
  • Uploads sponsored articles and press releases via CMS.
  • Covers media events and produces related content.

Qualifications:

  • Must possess at least a Bachelor's/College Degree in any field  
  • At least 1 year of work experience in related fields of media, communications, and advertising
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Creativity in conceptualizing and creating native contents
  • Skilled in scriptwriting, shooting and editing native video content for brands/advertisers
Interested Advertising and Sales applicants may send their resume to advertising@philstar.com and indicate in the subject line the position you are applying for using this format: [POSITION] Full Name

Admin Department

Human Resource Manager

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Creates a recruitment, testing, and hiring program based on company requirements
  • Prepares employees for assignments by holding job orientations once hired
  • Suggests career development training, seminars and conferences for employees to join
  • Updates job requirements and job descriptions for all positions
  • Manages job evaluations, career path planning, coaching and disciplining employees when necessary
  • Acts as mediator and responsible for conflict resolution when necessary
  • Conducts exit interviews and provides management with feedback
  • Validates employee benefits programs versus current company needs and industry trends
  • Ensures legal compliance of human resource policies and requirements  
  • Prepares, updates and recommends human resource policies and procedures.
  • Maintains past and present HR records for the company

Skills and qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3 years relevant HR experience is required for this position.
  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree from a reputable college or university. Relevant fields include Human Resources Management, Psychology, Organizational Communications, Business Management and the like. MBA preferred but not required.
  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills and an impeccable work ethic.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communications with an innate ability to communicate across all levels of the organization.
  • Experienced in identifying and resolving issues.
  • Skilled in motivating and driving employee performance and improvement.
Interested Admin Department applicants may send their resume to applicant@philstar.com and indicate in the subject line the position you are applying for using this format: [POSITION] Full Name

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