Deputy Editor

Salary: £23,000 - £27,000 DOE

If you love print and digital, boast a talent for writing and subbing, together with a strong work ethic and organisational skills, we want to hear from you.

Yandell Media is a publishing and events company that specialises in niche markets and B2B.

The business has evolved over 30 years and has a stable of brands that are highly respected, created by a small but talented team that loves creating market-leading magazines and powering through deadlines with enthusiasm and flair.

The role

We are looking to fill two roles across different brands and the successful candidate will support the editor in the day-to-day running of the magazines within their portfolio to ensure deadlines are met, standards maintained, and new ideas created. They will deputise for the editor in their absence and help supervise workflow.

The deputy editor needs to have fast, accurate and superb writing and editing skills. They will have experience of content management systems for producing web content, as well as using social media to attract traffic and keep abreast of news and ideas.

Responsibilities include:

  • Sourcing and writing features and news stories for both the print magazines and their websites, as well as curating newsletters and using social media.
  • Subbing, editing and overall workflow.
  • Admin and updating of annual directories.
  • Involvement in the promotion, PR and admin of reader awards and exhibitions.
  • Attending events, launches, press trips.

Apart from the fact you will be working with lovely, talented people you can also enjoy a number of company perks, such as free mobile phone insurance, cheap cinema tickets, and restaurant discounts.

Please note only applicants who are successful in obtaining an interview will be contacted.

Please include a covering letter as part of your application for the attention of Keeley Rodgers, telling us why you’re the person we’re looking for. Examples of your work (links or PDFs of published articles, etc) accompanying your CV will definitely aid your application.

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