Online Digital Assistant
The London Magazine is seeking to appoint an articulate, confident and enthusiastic person to take on the role of Online Digital Assistant. The London Magazine (est. 1732) is the oldest literary and arts periodical in Britain. We publish the best in contemporary short fiction, poetry, essays and reviews. As a thriving cultural artefact, the magazine offers employees an immersion in London’s thriving life of letters and the arts. Our writing competitions seek out the most original new voices in short fiction and poetry and our launch receptions draw key literary figures.
You will have a passion for literature, together with an ambition to forge a career in the world of publishing. As part of a friendly and supportive team you will bring your enthusiasm to bear on responsibilities that include:
- Managing social media platforms and creating content for all channels
- Promotion of magazine both nationally and internationally
- Producing ebooks
- Managing open submissions
- Sending newsletters
- Coordinating writing competitions
- Initiating and managing marketing campaigns
- Designing and organising print and online advertising
- Managing events
- Website maintenance
Educated to degree level, preferably in English literature, you must have an excellent knowledge of both literary history and contemporary publishing. You will show an understanding of how to pitch engaging social media content and design creative advertising campaigns. You will possess a fine attention to detail, a diligent attitude and the ability to manage a balanced workload. You will ideally have experience in using Photoshop and Wordpress or similar CMS platforms. Video/audio editing skills are also desirable. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and will be able to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
Please send a full CV and covering letter that outline your suitability for the post to email: firstname.lastname@example.org