KD Media Publishing
KD Media Publishing is looking for a talented, commercially aware Editor to work on Gift Focus magazine. Gift Focus is the UK’s leading magazine for the giftware industry focusing on gift, fashion, jewellery, kitchenware, glassware, toys and collectable sectors.

The position would suit an experienced journalist looking to take the next step in their career and play an active role in the growth of a vibrant, young publishing company.

Key duties:
  • Research and write editorial content of the magazine and its associated website and social media sites
  • Work closely with the sales team to support advertisers in editorial, and come up with new feature subjects that may be commercially beneficial
  • Work with the artwork team to approve the design layouts and make amendments where necessary
  • Attend annual trade shows and press launches, which will sometimes include staying away from home and travelling abroad. Represent Gift Focus and meet with regular advertisers and editorial contributors
  • Sub-edit two of the company’s other B2B titles
Experience / skills required:
  • A flair for writing compelling, original copy, from short news items to longer stories and features for both print and web
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills and a cool head when faced with tight deadlines
  • An eagle eye for typos and style slip-ups; proven proof-reading experience
  • Ability to write engaging heads and sells; proven sub-editing experience
  • Ability to work independently and manage your own time and deadlines
  • Please note, this is a full-time position, based at our offices in Witham, Essex.
How to apply

To apply, please send a CV, covering letter and details of current salary to jof@kdmediapublishing.com or click the "apply online" button below
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