clients The Drum

Branded Content Journalist



Job Type






Skill Set


Sales and Marketing

Job Details

Combining editorial excellence with commercial knowhow, the branded content journalist will be responsible for delivering outstanding campaigns for clients of The Drum Studios in the Asia-Pacific region. From shaping briefs to sharpening features, leading lively debates to fronting films, they will be a versatile content producer with a proven track record of delivering editorial excellence across a mix of media. This role is based in Singapore.

Who We Are

The Drum is a leading global publisher for the marketing and media industries. We share up-to-the-minute industry news from around the globe, and every month we showcase marketing that is changing the world. With bases in London, Glasgow, New York and Singapore, our award-winning journalists inform and inspire readers, delivering first-class content across all mediums.

There’s a lot going on at The Drum. In addition to the website, we host award shows, live events, complete content marketing solutions, video production, peer-to-peer learning networks, and supplier finder services. We are the global solutions source. We are The Drum. Problem Solved.


  • Refining client briefs to ensure campaign objectives are well-defined
  • Workshopping with clients to identify most appropriate editorial or creative response
  • Writing and editing articles and producing content as required
  • Devising talking points for live panels, debates and interviews
  • Working with local freelancers to produce projects
  • Ensuring commercial content produced by The Drum meets high standards
  • Supporting commercial colleagues on pitches and briefs as required
  • Moderating panels and interviews live and pre-recorded on video as required
  • Supporting recruitment of speakers, panelists and interviewees


  • Outstanding writing and editing skills
  • A track record of planning and delivering high quality content campaigns in journalism or advertising
  • Experience within a media brand, agency or similar organization
  • Strong knowledge of the media, marketing and advertising industries
  • Confident moderating debates and recorded interviews


  • Company-wide bonus scheme
  • The opportunity to work in an creative environment within a rapidly growing business
  • Competitive holiday package
  • Early finish on Fridays
  • Charity volunteering days
  • Employee referral bonus