The Company:

We are TheLADbible. We offer so much more than the latest trending news and stories. We provide a community for our 21 million followers, a way of life and a movement which our audience, and employees, are proud to be part of. This is all brought together through a shared love of relevant and relatable content.

We continually strive to build meaningful and emotional connections with our followers. Our success is not defined by “likes” but by provoking audience engagement, creating movement, setting trends and disrupting the market on a global scale. Everyone who works at TheLADbible is passionate about keeping that connection alive.

Amassing 1.2 billion article clicks a year from across the globe through our informative, entertaining, educational and inspirational articles, we are now looking to continue this growth by expanding our talented Editorial team.

The Role:

We are looking for an experienced Editor to support and lead TheLADbible’s growing team of Writers and Journalists. In this role you will be responsible for ensuring TheLADbible covers audience-relevant breaking news and features promptly and accurately to the highest standard. You will edit copy and be the gatekeeper of TheLADbible tone at all times, as well as working to set targets and deadlines.

As part of this role you will be responsible for running the fast-paced LADbible editorial news desk on a day to day basis whilst working closely with the Lead Editor and Social Editor to ensure world class content is continually produced.

We will provide you with a platform where you will be able to use your editorial talent and experience to drive, inspire and manage a team in producing high quality trending and thought evoking news articles. You will ensure our feature articles cut through the noise and make us stand out from the crowd by engaging with the TheLADbible community through relatable, informative and entertaining content.

The Person:

TheLADbible are looking for someone with the proven ability to think, imagine and produce new and original ideas whilst continuously delivering unique and engaging content. To make TheLADbible a worldwide success you will bring your outstanding journalistic, proofreading and editing skills along with your understanding of legal matters (including copyright, privacy and accessibility online) to drive the editorial team in exceeding KPI’s and targets.

As this role will be working with, and developing, a passionate team of Journalists and Writers it is important that you have strong leadership skills, can engage well with other internal departments as well as use your own initiative.

To be successful in this position it is important that you have previous experience within a similar role and hold either an NCTJ or NQJ and BA or MA in English/ Journalism or similar subject as well as have an understanding of the digital environment and content marketing.

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