Deputy Editor £27k 9 month contract

London, South East England
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client are looking for a Deputy Editor to assist the Editor in this time of transition for the B2B magazine. They plan to be print-on demand only by next year!

The Job:

Some of the responsibilities of the Deputy Editor include:

  • Commissioning, editing, re-writing and proof-reading content.
  • Creating content as instructed by the Editor for the print and digital channels.
  • Working to deadlines.
  • Researching and conducting interviews as instructed.
  • Organising the fort-nightly newsletter.
  • Engaging with the market, gathering intelligence on issues to the audience.
  • Ensuring copy is sub-edited to a high standard.
  • Using social media intelligently to drive traffic to websites and promote products.

The Person:

The ideal candidate will ideally hold:

  • A digital mind, with strong digital experience.
  • Proven editorial/writing skills.
  • Experience using CMS systems and email marketing software.
  • Substantial experience on a magazine or similar content generating environment.
  • Ability to understand and summarise financial and legal reports.
  • Experience within a business, legal or financial environment would be beneficial.

If you think you meet all the above requirements and would like to apply for the role, please follow the instructions of this advert.