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Content Writer/Creator

SBO.sg is an online business magazine under Doppler Digital that aims to inform, educate and inspire business owners and decision makers in Singapore. Our content revolves around solving common problems that our target audience face. Be it features, interviews, guides and opinion, we want to go beyond the surface of who, what, where and when to include the how and why.

In a nutshell, we like to poke our nose into other people's business.

WHO YOU ARE

  • Have at least one year writing experience.
  • Have an intuition for business and/or economics.
  • Strong communication and organisational skills.
  • Strong internet research skills.
  • Meticulous.
  • Inquisitive.
  • Proactive.
  • Resourceful

BIG BONUS IF YOU

  • Are familiar with SEO.
  • Have a dry sense of humour (we're into memes too).
  • Have a keen eye for design.
  • Able to do simple photo editing and/or design.
  • Able to do simple video editing on Premiere Pro and/or After Effects.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Write reports based on press releases.
  • Research business-related topics, identify readers' pain points and recommend new topics.
  • Pitch ideas and write articles.
  • Interview industry professionals and business owners and incorporate their views in the articles.
  • Find and edit related images.
  • Put up and schedule posts on WordPress.
  • Come up with social media captions.
  • Develop video and visual content.
  • Engage and monitor SBO's Facebook and LinkedIn community.
  • Keep up with the business scene in Singapore and Singapore businesses overseas.
  • Other light administrative tasks.

Join SBO.sg

  • Before you apply, there are two things you need to do:

    1. Download and critique.
  • Download and critique this article. Tell us what's wrong with it and provide your suggested edit. Highlight the problem and leave a comment. An example is provided in the document.

  • 2. What do you know about SBO brand?
  • Look into the SBO brand (Facebook page , LinkedIn page and website) and submit at least two articles that fit in well with the brand.

    Once you're done with these two tasks, fill up the rest of the application and upload the required documents below.
  • Ready to Submit?

  • Please include your resume and two writing samples (preferably published) with your application.

    Only finalists will be contacted.
  • (Assuming the articles require research with an average length of 800 words)
  • Accepted file types: pdf, docx, doc, zip.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, docx, doc, zip.
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    Accepted file types: pdf, docx, doc, zip.