The Jackal, Editorial Assistant

Recruiter
FDR London Ltd
Location
London (Central)
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Jackal is looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working, sharp-thinking editorial assistant to join its editorial team.

This is an exciting opportunity for a promising journalist to become part of a fast-growing, innovative British media brand and a culture that values teamwork, commitment and excellence.

The editorial assistant will report to The Jackal magazine’s editors, and will work across print and online, and contribute to parent company FDR London’s content studio portfolio where required.

The role will focus on content generation and picture research for thejackalmagazine.com and the magazine’s associated social media channels.

The editorial assistant will contribute to editorial meetings and be responsible for managing the delivery of web and social content.

The successful candidate will be capable of producing content that is relevant to The Jackal’s smart-thinking, smart-dressing, smart-living audience and will have a demonstrable interest in London lifestyle, men’s style, culture and current affairs.

They will be able to work quickly, flexibly and to a high standard in a fast-paced editorial environment. A positive attitude is vital, as is willingness to learn. Some basic experience of digital publishing is preferable, but training will be provided.

Please complete the application form below and submit your CV along with 10 brief story pitches for thejackalmagazine.com, and include one suggested profile piece.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to interview and sit a writing test.