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Deputy Editor

Job Title: Deputy Editor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1030042_1570464881
Contact Name: Ella Parry
Contact Email: ellap@weareaspire.com
Job Published: October 07, 2019 17:14

Job Description

The Company:

This incredibly well established and respected publishing and events organisation are looking for a journalist with a wealth of knowledge and experience in technology to lead on their digital and print products.

The Role:

As Deputy Editor, you will be:

  • Helping to mentor reporters within the team, coaching on content produced.
  • Commission content from freelance writers and designers
  • Sourcing and writing breaking news and exclusives
  • Generating and creating engaging content for daily news, magazine features, interviews, newsletters
  • Securing and conducting interviews with Senior Industry experts
  • Play a lead role in managing an awards event

The ideal candidate will:

  • Ideally have a background in the technology/telecoms industry as a Reporter/Deputy Editor
  • Ideally have strong team and editorial management experience
  • Be a very strong, driven, breaking news chasing writers
  • Be passionate about the technology and telecoms industry
  • Be confident representing the publication at industry events and conferences, moderating panels, and liaising/interviewing senior industry figures.
  • Must have experience in both print and digital content writing and management
  • Competence in proofing and sub-editing content