The Grow Your Own editorial team is looking for an enthusiastic and efficient editorial assistant to help produce the UK's best-selling kitchen garden magazine.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Researching and writing news and features, as well as liaising with contributors and conducting interviews with industry experts
  • Writing regularly for our blog and managing GYO's social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram)
  • Dealing with and responding to reader queries and letters
  • Subbing and proofing features from our external contributors
  • Making changes to pages in our design studio, and putting forward design layout ideas
  • Occasional attendance at consumer and trade shows

The successful candidate will:

  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Hit deadlines with ease
  • Be highly organised and adaptable
  • Have an excellent grasp of English grammar
  • Have brilliant communication skills
  • Be highly creative
  • Have a strong understanding of social media
  • Have a positive, can-do attitude

You will report to the Deputy Editor.

Does this sound like it could be the job for you? Get in touch now.

To apply, please submit a covering letter and CV to Laura Hillier at

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