Editor (£32K - £36K)

Our client is looking for an experienced Editor professional to manage and produce the company’s monthly journal, working alongside a production editor, printers, and digital team to ensure timely publication, mailing and upload of each issue. Exceptional communication and networking skills required as this is a fast paced, dynamic and multi-faceted work environment and you would be part of a collaborative team who strive to make a difference.

Key Accountabilities

  • Prepare annual editorial plan/media pack and commission contributors for each issue
  • Use InDesign to ensure issues are laid out in a user friendly and attractive way
  • Edit, design and proof issues in line with house style, as well as writing content when needed
  • Manage production editor and workload
  • Monitor and maintain online news content daily, and share via social media platforms
  • Ensure distribution of content through appropriate channels as agreed with marketing and communications team
  • Liaise with printers to approve pages and ensure that each edition is printed to a high standard; and that each journal is mailed out via printers to members
  • Proofread and edit company content (publications, email marketing etc) to ensure consistency of style and quality
  • Attend and report on industry events for use in future issues
  • Monitor monthly costs and work with supplier to reduce costs where possible
  • Collect feedback to identify the views and needs of members via readership surveys
  • Liaise with sales team to incorporate advertisements sold via media packages

Experience

  • Writing (and transcribing), sub editing, editing and proofing
  • Magazine production
  • Management and recruitment
  • Organisation and working to deadlines

 

Qualifications

  • Degree – Journalism/English
  • PMA Media Training course in sub-editing
  • Media Training course in InDesign

Full time hours (35pw); excellent benefit package

Based in the Cotswolds within travelling distance from Banbury, Cheltenham, and Strafford-upon-Avon.

If you think you have the qualities and skills required, please email you up to date CV details to Judy and call to discuss further.

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First Choice Recruitment, 62 High Street, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 5BJ Telephone 01684 295400