Telegraph Media Group, Snapchat Content Editor

London (Central)
Competitive + excellent benefits
13 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
Job Type
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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