Writer & Assistant Editor

Recruiter
Albany Appointments
Location
London, South East England
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Writer & Assistant Editor

A B2B events company with a strong reputation and one of the most popular websites in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries is looking for a writer and assistant editorial manager.

No industry experience necessary: you will be a fast learner, write thoughtfully, work hard as part of a team, take responsibility and manage social media feeds.

Responsible for:

  • Writing 5-6 pieces of content per month
  • Liaising with Editor on overall direction, style, tone and creation of 'campaigns’
  • Keeping abreast of industry developments and being an active contributor to other areas
  • Commissioning additional articles from a team of external freelancers
  • Sub-editing articles prior to publication for accuracy and quality
  • Attending occasional conferences and face-to-face interviews

The ideal candidate:

  • Will have 2 years' experience, ideally in a media environment, producing a range of online B2B articles (news, interviews, features etc)
  • Will have the ability to communicate effectively and confidently over the phone, in writing and face to face
  • Will have strong attention to detail
  • Will be organised and deadline driven
  • Will be creative, dynamic and a team player!

Location: London

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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