Telegraph Media Group, Snapchat Content Editor

Location
London (Central)
Salary
Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
25 Jun 2017
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

The Snapchat Content Editor will create content for our daily Snapchat edition, taking the Telegraph to a new, younger audience with innovative ways of telling stories.

Key responsibilities 

  • Write sparkling copy for top snaps and long-forms, adapting pre-existing content for a Snapchat audience where appropriate.
  • Edit pictures and videos so that they are optimised for Snapchat.
  • Work in line with the Telegraph’s high publishing standards.
  • Attend daily Snapchat conference to help generate ideas.
  • Work with the team of Snapchat motion designers on innovative, visual storytelling techniques.


Specific requirements / skills 

  • An understanding of the Snapchat platform and social media in general.
  • Ability to write brilliant, accurate, witty copy - quickly.
  • A sense of fun, an eye for design and the ability to come up with innovative ideas.
  • A love of news and current affairs, and a desire to always know what is happening in the world.
  • A digital native, you will have a knowledge of different storytelling methods and of what makes a good story for Snapchat and other social media.
  • Experience of working to tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of Photoshop and how to edit pictures to optimise their value.
  • Knowledge of animation and after effects programmes would be welcome.
     


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