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The Reliance Group, founded by Dhirubhai H. Ambani (1932-2002), is India′s largest private sector enterprise, with businesses in the energy and materials value chain. Group′s annual revenues are in excess of US$ 66 billion. The flagship company, Reliance Industries Limited, is a Fortune Global 500 company and is the largest private sector company in India.

Backward vertical integration has been the cornerstone of the evolution and growth of Reliance. Starting with textiles in the late seventies, Reliance pursued a strategy of backward vertical integration - in polyester, fibre intermediates, plastics, petrochemicals, petroleum refining and oil and gas exploration and production - to be fully integrated along the materials and energy value chain.

The Group′s activities span exploration and production of oil and gas, petroleum refining and marketing, petrochemicals (polyester, fibre intermediates, plastics and chemicals), textiles, retail, infotel and special economic zones.

Reliance enjoys global leadership in its businesses, being the largest polyester yarn and fibre producer in the world and among the top five to ten producers in the world in major petrochemical products.

Major Group Companies are Reliance Industries Limited, including its subsidiaries and Reliance Industrial Infrastructure Limited.
 

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Job Title: Jr Content Editor - News

Location:
(INDIA) and Mumbai
Job Reference:
3802
Functional Area/Experience:
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Job Description & Qualifications

Salary Range: At par with industry standards

Department: Jio Media

profiles from reliance sub group companies not applicable.

 

  1. Position Summary:

    The candidate would perform all the responsibilities similar to a news-desk team in a media company.

    His/her role will surely include editing of the available news items, curating from available sources, selecting the best news pegs, suggesting fresh perspectives to a story, and ensuring that they are all uploaded under the designated sections of JioXpressNews application.

    He/ She needs to be conceptually strong in terms of understanding News and writing it under the general guidelines.

    He/ She also should have a good command over Language (spoken and written English proficiency – mandatory)

    Additional knowledge of any of these languages would be considered a plus -Hindi/Bengali/Telugu/Marathi/Gujarati/Tamil/Malayalam/Kannada/Urdu/)

     

  2. No. of Positions: 10

    Candidates for Mumbai to curate news and write summaries in English and Hindi from our 500 plus sources with focus on specific interest: Sports, Cricket, Business, Entertainment, Movies, Health, Fashion, Politics, National, Crime, TV soaps

     

     

     

All candidates to have expertise in at least one additional regional Indian language (apart from English or Hindi which is a must)

 

 

  1. Duties & Responsibilities:

     

Ø Analysing daily News Stories and finalising notifications to millions of users.

Ø Creating News Summaries for different user profiles – twice a day and, weekly and monthly – to be presented to the millions of users.

Ø Keep a check on trends in News – International, National, Regional and, on trends in different interest specific stories for states, cities and towns from across the country and world over.

Ø Adding new sources to the existing database

Ø Creating personalized News Content for premium reader profiles

Ø Quality feedback for the product development teams for product improvement

Ø Improving the usability and accessibility of news content (i.e. search, page ranking, content prioritization, content tags) using knowledge of Taxonomy combined with in-depth knowledge of the domain

 

 

C. Educational Qualifications and Certifications if any:

Ø Graduate / Post Graduate / Diploma in Journalism/Mass Communication

Ø Specialisation in some form of medium – Agency news writing, TV News writing, Magazine writing, News website writing, writing news for mobile will be an added plus

D. Experience Required:

Ø 0-2 years of experience in news industry – pref. in an established media house or a digital media outlet/start up.

Ø Candidates keen to start their career in a digital news media outlet/ news application

 

E. Key skills:

Ø Fair understanding of the News Industry – with specific focus on the big breaking stories of each day with keen interest in state politics or region e.g. Hindi belt, South/Dravidian belt, Technology, Sports, North East etc.

Ø Proficiency in writing news stories with a good command over English/Hindi language.

Ø Native level proficiency in additional Indian language/s apart from Hindi, English.

Ø Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.

Ø Ability to work in an unstructured start-up like environment, a self-starter with an ability to chart his/her own work domains.

Ø Experience working in a cross-functional team.