Associate Editor, APAC

Hong Kong (HK)
Competitive salary, healthcare, and 401K
Oct 24, 2019
Entry Level
Metro Area
Full Time

Associate Editor, Asia Pacific

We are looking for exceptional editors to join our fast-growing global news operation. Associate Editors take on the central role in our editorial effort and govern our day-to-day publishing. They are responsible for the clarity and style of our writing, and they ensure our reporting is objective, accurate and insightful.

Brightwire covers finance, politics and business around the clock, with industry and regional teams in North America, Asia and Europe. We research, analyze and report on the latest events shaping the economy, politics and society. The role requires seamless teamwork, collaborating with reporters to develop and hone our reporting under tight deadlines.

Our editors relish the drive for perfection in this demanding and dynamic environment, care about precision and clarity in writing, and understand the power of language to inform.


  • Exceptional writing and editing skills, with the ability to deliver clear, compelling and accurate copy while maintaining our style
  • Impeccable news judgment, with a desire to learn and share knowledge
  • Excel within a fast-paced team striving for excellence and perfection
  • Fluent in English and proficient in either Chinese, Japanese or Korean
  • Exceptional academic or professional achievements

‚ÄčOur Culture

We work together in teams with diverse cultural backgrounds, and so we look for people who are open, conscientious, optimistic and friendly.

Our Company

Brightwire is a young and fast-growing technology and information company. Our editorial and research team operates around-the-clock and covers industries globally from our three offices in New York, Hong Kong and Berlin. Our clients are leading investors, policymakers, investment bankers, academics and executives who depend on our news, data, and analysis to make critical decisions.