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A unique opportunity is now available for an experienced editor with excellent print and digital skills to join Angling Times, the UK’s number one angling brand.
As the editor, you will be responsible for leading a team of talented news and feature writers to ensure that the paper’s high editorial standards are maintained. You will also be responsible to the digital team providing daily news and video updates for Gofishing.co.uk, the fastest growing news site in the sport.
Angling Times has been the voice of angling for more than 50 years and is one of Bauer Specialist’s most important brands. Our ambitions for the paper and the site are high; the future is exciting.
With your strong background on weekly or daily newspapers, you will be able to show a clear direction for the development of the title and website. The ability to create innovative content in print and digital is imperative. You will build key relationships within the industry, governing bodies and decision-makers, and have excellent people-management skills.
You will be rewarded with a highly competitive starting salary and benefits package. This is the perfect opportunity to join one of Bauer’s most important titles, which will offer you excellent career prospects and the chance to develop your skills in all areas.
Desired Skills & Experience
• Proven experience managing weekly or daily newspapers/magazines;
• Strong digital content skills;
• Be able to clearly explain the consumer propositions for both print and online;
• Excellent communication skills and confidence in building long-term and productive editorial relationships in the angling industry;
• Angling knowledge is desirable but not essential.
To apply for this important editorial role, send your CV and covering letter to:
Closing date: June 8, 2012