MailOnline is looking for an enthusiastic and talented Community Moderator to join the London bureau.


  • Monitor running list of filed copy and make judgement calls on the type of moderation required
  • Moderating reader comments based on house rules and legal requirements
  • Monitor user discussions and flag any issues with senior communities editors
  • Address reader queries relating to our communities policy and comments section

Requirements and qualifications

  • 1+ years’ experience in moderating for digital community boards
  • Prior journalistic experience desirable but not essential
  • In-depth knowledge of current affairs from hard news to celebrity gossip
  • Excellent judgment
  • Knowledge of social platforms
  • Understanding of media law and editorial covenants such as the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) and the UK Editors’ Code of Practice is desirable
  • Flexible approach to shift patterns including weekend and night shifts

In addition to a competitive salary package, staff benefits include pension and healthcare.

MailOnline is the world’s largest English-language newspaper website with over 225 million monthly unique visitors globally.

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