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Deputy Editor

Deputy Editor

Posted 16 May by Yandell Media Group Ltd
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If you love print and digital, boast a talent for writing and subbing, together with a strong work ethic and organisational skills, we want to hear from you.

Yandell Media is a publishing and events company that specialises in niche markets and B2B.

The business has evolved over 30 years and has a stable of brands that are highly respected, created by a small but talented team that loves creating market-leading magazines and powering through deadlines with enthusiasm and flair.

The role

We are looking to fill two roles across different brands. One will be focussed on the company’s travel, leisure and education portfolio, while the other will work across B2B media for the food and meat industries.

The successful candidate will support the editor in the day-to-day running of the magazines within their portfolio to ensure deadlines are met, standards maintained, and new ideas created. They will of course deputise for the editor in their absence and help supervise workflow.

The deputy editor needs to have fast, accurate and superb writing and editing skills. They will have experience of content management systems for producing web content, as well as using social media to attract traffic and keep abreast of news and ideas.

Responsibilities include:

  • Sourcing and writing features and news stories for both the print magazines and their websites, as well as curating newsletters and using social media.
  • Subbing, editing and overall workflow.
  • Admin and updating of annual directories.
  • Involvement in the promotion, PR and admin of reader awards and exhibitions.
  • Attending events, launches, press trips.

Apart from the fact you will be working with lovely, talented people you can also enjoy a number of company perks, such as free mobile phone insurance, cheap cinema tickets, and restaurant discounts.

Please note only applicants who are successful in obtaining an interview will be contacted.

Please ensure you include a covering letter as part of your application, introducing yourself and telling us why you’re the right person for this position. Examples of your work (links or PDF of published articles, etc) accompanying your CV will definitely aid your application.

Required skills

  • Content Management
  • Editing
  • Magazines
  • Writing
  • Subbing

Reference: 37994279

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