Chinese Commercial Editor (Fulltime)

Fresh Publishers a young and fast growing company, providing news on the international fresh produce industry. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a

Chinese Commercial Editor Fulltime (+/- 40 hours)

We are looking for an editorial talent with enthusiasm for the fresh produce industry. You should have strong writing skills and an excellent knowledge of the Chinese language (written and spoken) and an enthusiasm for sales.

As a commercial editor you would become part of the team responsible for the daily publication of our Chinese newsletter focused on the fresh produce industry. Every day, you’ll make a selection of news articles relevant for our publication. You’ll write your own articles, visit international events and exhibitions and make sure that we stay on top of what’s happening in the sector. Also sales will be part of the job: You’ll build a network in the fresh produce industry and help entrepreneurs market their product by helping them with their online exposure: banners and articles.

Is the fresh produce industry new to you? That’s not a problem, we’re happy to brush you up. It is important that you are not afraid of a deadline and have a winners mentality: you want to be first with news, you want to create the best publication and you want to increase your turnover every month. For this position we also ask an excellent knowledge of the Chinese language (native or near-native), you should be flexible and you are able to work in a team with imperfect people. Other skills for this position include: working well in stressful situations, sense of humor, creativity and enthusiasm.

Freshplaza is part of Fresh Publishers, a family-owned company focused on providing news to the international AGF trade, horticulture, interior design and organic industries. Every day we send newsletters by mail in seven languages to more than 300,000 subscribers. We also have several industry-specific publications in print.

We offer:

  • A suitable salary with various training opportunities
  • A new office in Tholen, Zeeland, 30 minutes from Antwerp by car and 45 minutes from Breda and Rotterdam
  • After an introductory period, the possibility to work partly from home
  • Snacks, soups, salads with lunch
  • A cozy team. But we don't guarantee that you will never get a stress ball thrown at you.

Does this vacancy appeal to you and do you recognize yourself in our core values accessible, reliable, enthusiastic, no-nonsense, respectful, dedicated and a personally committed relationship? Then we look forward to seeing your application!