Job Title: Editor, Natural Health and Health & Wellbeing magazines (permanent position)

Aceville Publications is looking for a highly organised, motivated and experienced editor to head up the Natural Health and Health & Wellbeing editorial teams. The successful candidate will be super-calm under pressure and be just as at ease directing celebrity shoots, producing commercially-driven cover concepts and creating engaging social media strategies as they are commissioning features and driving our fast-rising, multi-channel presence, all whilst ensuring the continued growth and commercial success of each title - and with a meticulous eye for detail. 

The candidate will:

  • Ideally have at least two years’ experience editing women’s consumer magazines and managing a team. Those with proven managerial and strong applications may be considered
  • Have a good commercial grasp of the following sectors: health, wellbeing, fitness, nutrition, holistic health, complementary therapies and natural beauty
  • Be highly motivated, organised, adaptable and able to juggle multiple tasks across our print, online and social media platforms, often at the drop of a hat
  • Be a calm, assertive and incisive manager, capable of inspiring and leading a fast-paced team of five
  • Constantly be coming up with ideas and strategies to stay ahead of the competition

How to apply:

To apply, please send your CV, a covering letter outlining why you’re right for the job, two examples of published work and three sound commercial opportunities for developing the magazines to Head of Editorial [Health & Lifestyle], Naomi Abeykoon:

Deadline for applications: 4th January 2019

Please note: This is a full-time permanent position based at our Colchester offices.

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