SheerLuxe, Features Writer & Sub-Editor

Recruiter
Location
South West London
Salary
£DoE
Posted
26 Jul 2017
Closes
26 Aug 2017
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SheerLuxe is looking for a confident and talented Features Writer and digital Sub-Editor to join their innovative team, work closely with the Deputy Editor and Features Editor to evolve the business and take its content to new levels.

Role:

The candidate’s role will be split into two. Firstly, to create original, engaging features for SheerLuxe’s lifestyle section. The candidate will ideally have a couple of years’ experience working in a busy digital or print publication. They will be brimming with ideas, have a keen interest in lifestyle and culture, an ability to create engaging op-ed copy and have their finger on the pulse of what’s trending.

Secondly, the candidate will improve the overall output of SheerLuxe content, sub-editing all daily copy for SheerLuxe.com and The Brief Daily (a current affairs email sent daily to SheerLuxe subscribers) ensuring it is on brand, of the appropriate style and tone, starts well and ends well, and is as engaging and high quality as possible.

Other responsibilities:

  • Managing the style guide and maintaining house style across all copy
  • Coming up with traffic driving content and snappy and engaging headlines
  • Working with the senior team to improve the overall output of Sheerluxe.com and develop new and existing categories.
  • Helping to lead the editorial team to evolve the brand and continually improve audience experience.
  • Ensuring all content is created with the correct links, layouts, referenced correctly and that strongest layout is used.


The successful candidate will have previous publishing experience. They will relish the challenge of working in a busy, fast paced entrepreneurial team and enjoy working on a wide range of topics from fashion and beauty through to lifestyle and current affairs.

If this person is you, send a brief covering letter and your CV by completing the application form below.