Marketing Editor

Job Title: Marketing Editor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £28,655 per annum
Job Published: July 17, 2018 08:17

Job Description

The British Museum is offering an exciting opportunity for an Editor to join its marketing team. The role will be responsible for writing, editing and proofing copy for the Marketing department.

The post-holder will work alongside colleagues in the marketing team on developing innovative and creative content to help promote the museum, its collection and exhibitions, as well as ensuring that all copy produced by the marketing team is proofed and within house style.

The successful candidate will have proven experience of copywriting, proofing and editing across a variety of channels. Candidates should have keen attention to detail and a creative approach.

Key areas of responsibility:
•Write, research and edit copy for marketing channels
•Proof-read all artwork and design proofs for all collateral produced by the marketing design department
•Own and review the marketing style sheet and tone of voice guidelines
•Write and copy check blog content
•Write, proof-read and develop content for marketing emails
•Edit and project manage the production of the printed What’s On leaflet

Person Specification:

The successful candidate will ideally be educated to degree level, or at least to A level or equivalent. They will have demonstrable experience of copywriting, proofing and editing across both online and offline channels, with excellent attention to detail as well as a creative approach. We are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a variety of different stakeholders. They will be able to manage multiple deadlines, and effectively negotiate diverse organisational needs.

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