Matthew Chong Chih Wen

  • Kota Kinabalu Sabah

Tech-Savvy News Editor

Work History

Work History
Sep 2012 - Present

Editorial Assistant

The Borneo Post Sdn Bhd
  • Night shift editorial assistant for The Borneo Post, Sabah Edition
  • Editorial decision maker for sports and business news sections
  • Edit and proofread articles submitted by reporters
  • Use Adobe Pagemaker to design daily news layout
Dec 2011 - Feb 2012

Sales Assistant

Budget PC Sdn Bhd
  • Advise customers on products on sale
  • Troubleshoot computer issues
  • Reformat Windows computers
  • Assemble custom desktop computers for sale
Nov 2010 - Feb 2011

Sales Assistant

Inforgine Sdn Bhd
  • Advise customers on products on sale
  • Troubleshoot computer issues
  • Reformat Windows computers

Education

Education
2008 - 2008

STPM

Independent candidate

Science stream

B, B-, C+, C+


2008 - 2008

Malaysian University English Test (MUET)

Independent candidate

258/300 (Band 5)

Skills

Skills

Language

On a scale of 1 to 5 (5 being very fluent)

English: 5 (written), 5 (spoken)

Bahasa Malaysia: 3 (written), 2 (spoken)

ICT

Software:

  • Microsoft Office Word and Powerpoint
  • Sony Vegas video editor
  • GIMP image editor
  • Adobe Pagemaker

(Always willing and eager to learn how to operate new programmes)


Hardware:

  • Desktop PC assembly, parts swapping
  • Windows OS installation

Interests

  • Music
  • Video games
  • Badminton
  • Film
  • Animated works
  • Literature
  • Graphic novels

References

Mr. Chiu Nai Wen 

Chief editor of The Borneo Post Sdn Bhd, Kota Kinabalu.

Phone: +6016-856 6798, +6088-318 991. E-mail: editorchiu@gmail.com


Mrs. Catherine

Shop owner of Budget PC Sdn Bhd, Kota Kinabalu.

Phone: +6088-254 633


Mr. Sunny

Shop owner of Inforgine Sdn Bhd, Puchong.

Contact: +6019-338 7200, +6016-829 3305, +6038-075 4292