Independent School Parent, Editorial Assistant

Location
Chelsea, London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 Sep 2016
Closes
29 Oct 2016
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Chelsea Magazine Company, an award-winning publisher of 16 market-leading consumer magazines and websites, requires a talented and enthusiastic all-round journalist with first-class writing and subbing skills to join the editorial team on its popular magazine Independent School Parent.

A successful independent media business with 100 employees and offices on the King's Road in the heart of Chelsea, London, the company has expanded rapidly in recent years and its brands include market leading titles such as The English Home, The English Garden, Classic Boat, Britain, Cruise International, Wedding Ideas and Baby London. Its specialist brands are read by a million enthusiasts worldwide including over 150,000 paying subscribers in more than 50 countries.

Working as part of a small team, your day-to-day duties will include writing articles, sub-editing, conducting picture research, liaising with schools, generating content for our website, updating social media pages, representing the magazine at events and undertaking general admin tasks.

The successful candidate will probably already have experience of working on magazines or local newspapers or possess a recognised journalistic qualification. You will certainly be confident, well organised and proactive with a keen eye for detail. Experience of the independent school system is not essential but may be an advantage.

You will receive a competitive salary and four weeks' holiday p.a. Visit www.chelseamagazines.com to find out more about The Chelsea Magazine Company, Independent School Parent and this exciting opportunity.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter by completing the application form below.