AV Magazine, Online Journalist
Metropolis International Group is a fast-growing group, established in 1994. We specialise in business and consumer media and discount programmes. We have offices in West London, Croydon, Shoreditch, Bolton, Dublin, and Chester. The group consists of EMAP, Diamond Publishing Ltd and over 40 brands.
AV Magazine has an outstanding opportunity for an early-career journalist to make their mark with coverage of the professional audio visual technology market which is projected to be worth $325 billion by 2024.
In this role, you will write and edit online news and features for a readership of end users, consultants, integrators and distributors serving the education, corporate, live event, museums and attractions sectors and more.
The job is perfect for someone with an interest in business, technology and creativity and requires both reporting and sub-editing skills. We need someone who can find good stories, but also ruthlessly edit contributed material to inform and entertain our readers.
You may have proven journalism abilities and be looking to move into a fast-growing technology sector or have a combination of technical aptitude and demonstrated talent as a writer and editor.
What we are looking for:
- News reporting experience
- Sub-editing skills
- Feature-writing ability
- Online editing and social media skills
Other valuable qualities
- Demonstrated interest in specialist business and/or technology media.
- Experience of WordPress, Google Analytics, Tweetdeck, Hootsuite, Photoshop, InDesign.
- Knowledge of and experience with audio visual technology
AV Magazine is part of the fast-growing Metropolis International Group, established in 1994, and is based in the company’s Croydon office. Metropolis is committed to providing a happy and healthy place to work, so we offer fantastic benefits and perks to our employees.
- 25 days of holiday per year (with the option to buy or sell)
- Health plan
- Life insurance cover
- Cycle to work scheme.
- Discounted gym memberships
- Retail discount vouchers and more
How to apply:
Please click APPLY NOW and send your CV and covering letter. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to give individual feedback at the application stage. However, if you are shortlisted you will be contacted within 10 working days of the closing date.
Diversity and Inclusion:
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity, marriage and civil partnership, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status.