Associate Audience Engagement Editor

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Hong Kong (HK)
Sep 20, 2019
Metro Area
Full Time

TIME is seeking a Hong Kong-based Associate Audience Engagement Editor to help manage TIME’s global social audience of 41M+ followers. We are looking for a self-starter with meticulous attention to detail. The ideal candidate should have a background in journalism with a passion for social media and audience growth.


  • Post daily to TIME’s Facebook, Twitter, LINE and WhatsApp accounts 
  • Follow breaking news and collaborate with Hong Kong editors to help package and promote stories across TIME’s social platforms 
  • Conceive of and pitch Reddit AMAs, Twitter Moments and Instagram Stories 
  • Work closely with the New York-based Audience team to develop TIME’s posting strategy and voice across social platforms 
  • Report and track metrics from platforms like Apple News, messaging apps and social media to inform strategy decisions 
  • Remain on top of social media best practices and industry trends, serving as the in-house social media expert for TIME’s Hong Kong bureau 


Qualifications: Recruitment

  • At least 1 year of social media experience 
  • Experience working in a fast-paced newsroom environment 
  • Excellent editorial judgment, strong writing skills and a knack for crafting catchy headlines 
  • An interest in developing platforms and identifying new trends in social media 
  • Basic understanding of SEO best practices 
  • Experience using Google Analytics 
  • Familiarity with using data tools like and CrowdTangle 
  • Proficiency in Mandarin/Cantonese a plus
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