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DRiNK Magazine is Asia’s leading drinks industry publication, and we’re always on the look out for talented individuals to work with our editorial and events teams in our offices in Shanghai and Singapore.

Current vacancies:

SINGAPORE

DIGITAL EDITOR (TEMPORARY CONTRACT) – SINGAPORE/HONG KONG 
Thirsty Work Productions (TWP) is looking for a dynamic and determined editor to manage www.drinkmagazine.asia for a five-month contract. DRiNK is Asia’s leading bar industry platform, providing an educational and inspirational guide to cocktails, spirits, wines and beers, as well as features and interviews with leading industry figures and venues. The website is read by bar and drinks industry professionals throughout Asia, with significant audiences in the USA, Europe and Australia.

The Digital Editor will be is responsible for maintaining and developing the respected editorial identity of www.drinkmagazine.asia, as well as managing all editorial and production processes for the site. Further responsibilities include maintaining our social platforms, including working with our editorial team in Shanghai, and, for the right candidate, influencing the creative direction of Asia’s leading bar culture and drinks magazine.

The job includes:

  • Generating written online and social content that educates and inspires the best in Asia’s bar industry;
  • Editorial planning, creative direction, and managing production deadlines;
  • Managing sponsored editorial and custom publishing projects, including: client liaison, creative direction and copywriting;
  • Growing audience numbers across all platforms.

Applicants for the position should:

  • Be native English speakers;
  • Have at least three years’ experience in editorial, with digital publishing essential;
  • Have cast-iron editing skills, a strong editorial voice and a continuous flow of ideas for creating dynamic digital content;
  • Be organized, ambitious and focused on improving everything they do.

Applicants should submit their CV with a covering letter to jobs@drinkmagazine.asia.

 

EDITORIAL INTERN
DRiNK Magazine’s office in Singapore is looking for interns with entry-level journalism experience and a keen interest in the beverage and alcohol scene in Singapore and the region.

Our editorial internship offers candidates a chance to get hands-on with executing social media and web strategies to boost DRiNK’s presence online. Our interns will assist our editors with transcribing, writing social media and web copy, and interns with a sharp nose for a good pitch might get opportunities to write for the website.

Interested candidates should send a resume with contact details and a cover letter to jobs@drinkmagazine.asia. We regret that applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

 

SHANGHAI

WEB DEVELOPER
Are you ready to build hugely respected information platforms for China’s bar industry that will one day be enjoyed by millions? Thirsty Work Productions (TWP) is looking for a talented developer to join our production team full-time in Shanghai. You will be responsible for designing and coding brand new mini-apps for Wechat and mobile, as well as maintaining and upgrading Asia’s leading bar industry website, www.drinkmagazine.asia. From layout to function, TWP wants a programmer who continuously strives to create visually and experientially brilliant sites that allow content to triumph through user-friendly design and clear navigation.

Requirements:

  • – You must have a proven experience with Linux, C++ (Swift, Java is a plus), PHP, HTML 5, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax, SQL, MySQL
  • Fluent in either Chinese or English (and conversational in the other)
  •  Be self-motivated, detail-orientated, able to meet deadlines and keen to work in a creative environment

Interested candidates should send a resume with contact details and a cover letter to mohan@drinkmagazine.asia. We regret that applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Thirsty Work Productions (TWP), creator of DRiNK Magazine and the DRiNK Magazine Bar Awards, is looking for a talented graphic designer to join its team full-time in Shanghai. The designer will work alongside our event, project and digital content teams and be responsible for maintaining and improving TWP’s exceptional visual standards.

For the right individual, the position is an opportunity to develop your technical skills and appreciation of good, functional design, with opportunities to work on digital, print and custom publishing projects.

Requirements:

  • Love generating beautiful concepts for event and marketing campaigns (including visual identities, event and marketing collateral)
  • Relish creating engaging and on-trend visual design for social media (WeChat, Weibo) and online content and custom publishing projects
  • Be a native Mandarin speaker, with conversational English a plus
  • Have at least one year of graphic design experience
  • Be proficient in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator
  • Be detail-orientated, efficient and keen to work in a creative environment
Interested candidates should send a resume with contact details and a cover letter to mohan@drinkmagazine.asia. We regret that applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

 

ENGLISH COPYWRITER
Thirsty Work Productions (TWP), creator of DRiNKmagazine.asia, is looking for a new staff copywriter based in its Shanghai office. The position is responsible for producing native and sponsored content (in English) for our client base of international alcohol brands, while maintaining and developing our respected editorial identity. The ideal candidate has a proven history of delivering on deadline in a fast-paced media environment, with experience in a cross-cultural company preferred. For the right candidate, this position means the chance to join the editorial and creative team at China and Asia’s leading bar industry titles, and to learn in-depth about the drinks trade.

The job includes:

  • Developing and writing paid-for copy for online publication, including advertorial, sponsored editorial and native advertising, as well as events and custom publishing projects.
  • Liaising with our many advertising clients to produce content.
  • Contributing to the creative and visual direction of all editorial products.

Applicants for the position should:

  • Be native English speakers, with conversational Mandarin a plus.
  • Have at least two years’ experience in media and publishing, with knowledge of the alcohol industry a plus.
  • Have cast-iron writing skills, a thorough eye for detail, plus a continuous flow of ideas for creating dynamic and varied copy.
  • Be organised, punctual and focused on improving everything they do.

Interested candidates should send a resume with contact details and a cover letter to mohan@drinkmagazine.asia. We regret that applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

 

MARKETING EXECUTIVE
Do you love bar culture? Thirsty Work Productions (TWP), creator of DRiNK Magazine and the DRiNK Magazine Bar Awards, is looking for new Account Executives. The position is part of our project team, helping to plan and manage the bespoke marketing campaigns we create for our clients, including events, editorial and video. For talented candidates, this will be the ideal position from which to develop into a specialised event or marketing project management role.

Applicants for the position should:

  • Be native English speakers, preferably with conversational Mandarin, or native Mandarin speakers with good conversational and written English.
  • Have at least one year marketing or event executive experience, in an agency or in-house.
  • Possess strong communication skills, and be confident communicating with clients, third parties and colleagues.
  • Be organized, hard-working, willing to learn and ready to solve any task put in front of them.
  • Be a team player with a great attitude, always ready to get their hands dirty.
  • Be enthusiastic about the drinks and cocktail industry, and helping to spread bar culture.

Interested candidates should send a resume with contact details and a cover letter to mohan@drinkmagazine.asia. We regret that applications without a cover letter will not be considered.