Job openings at GMA News and Public Affairs

KapusoGMA News and Public Affairs is hiring! There are openings for social media producers, web developer, and graphic designer.  Check out the details below:

Social media producers

The job in a nutshell: We’re looking for young, internet-savvy journalists who can produce news and multimedia content for our social media properties.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent writing skills in English and Filipino
  • Has experience in news gathering and news writing
  • Familiar with the latest trends in online journalism, social media, and user-generated content
  • Is a team-player and a people person
  • Creative; can think of different ways of telling a story using multimedia tools like video, photos, audio, or interactive applications
  • Is capable of meeting deadlines under minimal supervision

The position is full-time and based in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines.

Interested applicants may send their resume, letter of intent, and writing samples in English and Filipino to Ederic Eder, social media manager for news, at epeder@gmanetwork.com.

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State of the Nation with Jessica Soho: tougher, smarter, more curious

State of the Nation with Jessica Soho

More and more viewers are turning to State of the Nation with Jessica Soho on GMA News TV as their nightly news authority.

By providing depth and context to the headlines, State of the Nation earned a Certificate for Creative Excellence at the 2012 US International Film and Video Festival (USIFVF). Its anchor, Jessica Soho, was chosen as Reader’s Digest’s Most Trusted News Presenter for 2011 and 2012 and Comguild’s Most Outstanding News Presenter for this year.

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Party sa Pinas

(Unang nalathala sa Pinoy Gazette noong Setyembre 23, 2012)

Parang pista ang kampanya at eleksyon sa Pilipinas. Matao, maingay at masaya — pero minsan kapag may tinotopak nagiging magulo. At sa mga panahong ito, kung tutuusin ay bida dapat ang mga partidong pulitikal. Pero dito sa pugad ng ating luha at dalita, mga pangalan at mukha ang itinatanghal.

Nitong nakalipas na mga araw, laman ng mga balita ang pagiging mahaba ang hair ng ilang pulitiko. Hindi literal na long-haired, kundi ang gaganda at ang guguwapo ng mga lola at lolo n’yo: pinag-aagawan kasi sila ng mga alyansa’t partido.

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