Property Week, Deputy Editor

Location
Croydon, London
Salary
£DoE
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Leading B2B title Property Week is looking for a new deputy editor.

The magazine has a strong track record of producing award-winning journalists who go on to write for the nationals, rise up the ranks at PW or take senior positions at other leading B2B titles.

We are seeking a dynamic all-rounder who is hungry to write about an industry at the very heart of the UK economy. The candidate will ideally have a track record of producing agenda-setting features and news exclusives, as well as experience as a section editor.

The position is based in Croydon, London.

Key responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the comment and feedback section and jointly overseeing the professional section
  • Sharing responsibility with the contributing editor (features) for the middle-of-the-book insight/features section
  • Overseeing the Metropolis diary page
  • Line managing the market reports editor
  • Contributing features, analysis and news
  • Signing off a third of the print magazine and helping sign off supplements (17 a year)
  • Helping devise PW’s digital strategy alongside the editor, web editor and digital news editor
  • Producing video
  • Helping the web editor and digital news editor with PW’s social media strategy
  • Representing the magazine at industry and PW events
  • Deputising for the editor when she is away (alongside the associate editor - news)


The successful candidate will:

  • Write clear, concise, accurate and agenda-setting copy
  • Have a strong eye for design
  • Have strong copy-editing skills
  • Be able to meet tight deadlines
  • Be highly organised
  • Have strong people management skills
  • Be a great team player, dynamic and highly motivated
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Have multi-media experience

 

Apply by completing the application form below.