Entertainment Writer

Star Media Group

Based: Malaysia(Selangor)

Posted on 25 Apr 2022

Job Description

  • Spot and write trending entertainment stories – speed and accuracy are essential. Be able to pitch cover, feature and listicle story ideas.
  • Keep abreast with the entertainment scene in Malaysia and the Asian region (especially Korean and Chinese) to stay ahead of showbiz news.
  • Ability to read Chinese and knowledge across all social media platform is a plus
  • Work independently and adhere to strict deadlines. Excellent oral and written skills
  • A diploma, degree or equivalent in journalism, communication with two years experience in similar industry.
  • Must be versed in pop culture and showbiz in general. Willing to learn and adapt with a strong sense of independence.
  • Enjoy working in a collaborative environment, and contributing ideas.
  • Perform well under pressure and thrive on tight deadlines.
  • Willing to work on shifts, holidays and weekends.

Company Details

Star Media Group

Menara Star, 15, Jalan 16/11

Petaling Jaya

46350 Selangor


At The Star media group, integrated media is more than just communications. For us, it's about harnessing various touch points, so that our viewers, listeners, readers and stakeholders remain in touch, in focus and in tune with the world around them. Providing our audience with compelling content that is engaging, insightful and analytical. We help to shape society at large and are committed towards offering the best in integrated media solutions. The Star media group currently has entities in print, digital, radio, TV, events and training.