Leading B2B title Property Week is looking for a new deputy editor. The magazine has a strong track record of producing award-winning journalists who go on to write for the nationals, rise up the ranks at PW or take senior positions at other leading B2B titles. We are seeking a dynamic all-rounder who is hungry to write about an industry at the very heart of the UK economy. The candidate will ideally have a track record of producing agenda-setting features and news exclusives, as well as experience as a section editor. The position is based in Croydon, London.

Key responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the comment and feedback section and jointly overseeing the professional section

  • Sharing responsibility with the contributing editor (features) for the middle-of-the-book insight/features section

  • Overseeing the Metropolis diary page

  • Line managing the market reports editor

  • Contributing features, analysis and news

  • Signing off a third of the print magazine and helping sign off supplements (17 a year)

  • Helping devise PW’s digital strategy alongside the editor, web editor and digital news editor

  • Producing video

  • Helping the web editor and digital news editor with PW’s social media strategy

  • Representing the magazine at industry and PW events

  • Deputising for the editor when she is away (alongside the associate editor - news)

The successful candidate will:

  • Write clear, concise, accurate and agenda-setting copy

  • Have a strong eye for design

  • Have strong copy-editing skills

  • Be able to meet tight deadlines

  • Be highly organised

  • Have strong people management skills

  • Be a great team player, dynamic and highly motivated

  • Have a strong work ethic

  • Have multi-media experience


Dependent on experience


Friday 10 September 2017

Please quote journalism.co.uk when applying for this position

Subscribe to our daily (Mon-Fri) email job alerts to get more jobs like this and/or follow @journalism_jobs on Twitter.