We have an outstanding opportunity for an Editor to join a leading b2b magazine who have seen a massive growth in online subscribers over the last two years. As a powerful print based brand going back 160 years, they have seen huge uplift in online and are looking for an Editor for the .com website to drive the brands future. The role will be based in Sussex 2 days a week, with 3 days working remotely.
We are looking for three core areas of expertise from the successful candidate:
- An exceptional journalist who can source, write and deliver market focused news
- An ability to make other peoples copy better - being able to identify what is wrong with it, make it fantastic and identify how to pick the right stories
- An outstanding digital experience, a digital native who instinctively gets digital, has a commitment to digital and digital transformation
The business has driven some exciting strategic change around the website, and whilst they have a subscriber model and paywall, they have seen huge commercial growth. The Editor will manage the day to day operations as well as develop the website strategy as well as wider digital output for the brand. The successful candidate will have ownership and opportunity to drive one of the UK's biggest, most interesting and widely respected b2b titles through it's continued transformation!
For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.
Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.
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