Careers

TheHomeGround brand is about transparency and unique perspectives. We treat our readers as well as our people fairly as they are integral to our success.

We are looking for experienced and driven individuals to fill these roles:

1. Digital Journalist
The ideal candidate will be responsible for creating original content that inspires community engagement, provides clarity and vision on everything that matters.

Key Responsibilities

Identifying key storylines, events, sentiments, and developments around the region.

  • Develop content for community engagement both locally and internationally and support the platform to keep readers in SouthEast Asia informed of news from their own country and within the region.
  • Present an accurate, sharp and well-balanced explanation of stories that is engaging, insightful and deeply rooted.
  • Establish and maintain a strong network with the community and thought leaders in identified regions and build relationships within the mainstream media and digital platforms.
  • Collaborate with the in-house Multimedia Team for cross-platform content production.

Key Requirements

  • Must possess at least a Degree in Journalism, Media Communications, or other relevant qualifications with a minimum of 2 years work experience.
  • Has excellent language skills and exceptional writing techniques.
  • Familiar with House Styles and its development.
  • Familiar with content offering and practices of International News Agencies.
  • Is a team player and builds positive and collaborative relationships.
  • Has the ability to work in a fast-paced environment on several projects simultaneously and has a can-do mentality.
  • Have a creative flair and is highly driven to consistently pursue high-quality deliverables and outcomes.
  • Good time management and is always punctual.

2. Home Based Journalist
If you have an eye for the unusual, possess a curious mind that enjoys digging deeper to understand and provide a deep-rooted perspective on a wide range of topics or simply have the ability to predict a reader’s question and will seek to provide answers that will help them generate their own opinions and understanding, then join us as a home-based journalist.

Key Requirements

  • Has excellent language skills and exceptional writing techniques.
  • Has the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and can deliver within tight deadlines.
  • Strong eye for detail and delivers high quality work.
  • Is a team player and has a creative flair.
  • Is organised, with good time management.

Working hours are either 9am to 1pm, 1pm to 5pm and/or 5pm to 9pm. These hours apply daily, including weekends and public holidays. You can choose different shifts daily.

To apply, please send your resume, writing samples and video reel (if applicable) to us at contact@thehomeground.asia.