Express & Star

Britain's Regional Newspaper of the Year, the Express & Star, is offering a rare opportunity for a senior journalist to join its news desk. The award-winning daily newspaper is looking for a content manager to help lead its editorial team through the exciting and challenging times ahead.
 
Based in Wolverhampton, the Express & Star publishes six days a week with editions stretching across the West Midlands, Staffordshire and Worcestershire.
 
The successful candidate will need to be multi-media skilled and able to work calmly under pressure to meet tight deadlines. They must be self-motivated, versatile, creative and enthusiastic to take on this challenging position. The role will involve the management and co-ordination of reporters, copy and news coverage.
 
The news editor will be a vital link and liaison between the editor, reporters, page designers and the digital team. They will ensure editorial content is put to best use on all media platforms.
 
The role involves shift working including evenings and weekends.

How to apply
 
Anyone interested in applying should email Editor's Secretary Karen Baker at karen.baker@expressandstar.co.uk or please click the "apply online" button below
For more details contact Karen on 01902 319401.
 
Closing date: July 26
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