- Salary: £38,000 - £40,000
- Location: London
- Contract: Permanent
We are delighted to be recruiting on behalf of our fantastic client, for the exciting and exclusive vacancy of Editor in Chief.
The Editor in Chief will report directly to the Managing Director. The position is in place to develop the annual editorial strategy across online, video, social and live events to support the business development strategy.
You will be working closely with sales, event production and marketing to drive the brand forward and deliver high-standard editorial content. The Editor in Chief will also be responsible for producing a monthly journal, daily newsletter, and creating an editorial plan around events. There will also be opportunities to moderate event sessions and host webinars.
Main duties and responsibilities:
Manage the editorial team of 1x online editor and 1x staff reporter – including training, process
implementation, quarterly and annual KPI performance assessment
Develop a deep understanding of the key trends in the supply chain sector
Proof and edit technical papers which appear in the Journal
Oversee and edit content that appears on the website
Maintain the website with necessary content and manage social media activity
Overlook the daily publishing of news and newsletters
Research articles relevant to industry conference topics and exhibitors for website news
Work on multimedia content, video and audio, as part of client deliverables and independent
Contribute to agenda brainstorming, finalisation and speaker acquisition for divisional events and
Edit conference brochure and write up post-event reviews to publish online and on social media
Moderate and chair webinars and events
The successful applicant will have:
Degree or equivalent qualification
A minimum of 5 years’ experience gained in a business-to-business editorial environment
(maritime, transport or technology background highly desirable)
Content production experience
Highly organised and professional attitude
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills
Proven ability to work well in a team but also initiative to work on your own
Good sense for identifying business opportunities, new revenue streams and possibilities to sell
across a whole portfolio
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
Ability to work under pressure and to tight timescales
What we offer:
Competitive annual salary (depending on experience)
Inspiring and motivational environment with a great team spirit
The opportunity to work in a company that is a genuine leader within the sector and highly
recognised for empowering employees
We will provide support, training, coaching to allow you to develop your skills and build a successful career
The opportunity to work within a high quality team and within a company where trust & integrity are our leading values
There are fantastic career opportunities within the wider business for stellar performers as we
continue to grow
Fresh, vibrant serviced offices based in Victoria with many member benefits including in-house
coffee barista, table tennis, wellness rooms and online/in-store discounts
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Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 48 hours please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.
We are an equal opportunities agency and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
We are acting on behalf of the client as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.