Newsweek, Sub Editor

United Kingdom
Competitive Salary based on Experience
Closing date
14 Jul 2022

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Job Type
Full Time
Consumer Publication, Online, News
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Job Details


Newsweek is seeking a subeditor to join our London team.

We are looking for candidates with experience in an online newsroom who can edit and rewrite copy quickly and cleanly in a fast-paced environment.

The ideal candidate will have a keen eye for detail and facts, and the ability to ensure a story is correctly framed to provide big-picture context to the Newsweek reader. 

They will have a working knowledge of SEO best practice. They will be able to work with a modern CMS to ensure all page furniture and other back-end requirements are fulfilled.

They will be responsible for editing high-quality content that is accurate, fair, and conforms to accepted standards of journalism.

Our office is based in London Canary Wharf but we are definitely open to the potential of working from home anywhere in the UK


Role responsibilities

  • Editing multiple stories a day across various beats and topics.
  • Meeting tight deadlines.
  • Following AP Style.
  • Ensuring the quality of the content is of the highest possible standard


  • Candidates should have significant experience in an editing role.
  • Strong news judgement across a range of subjects.
  • Excellent writing and copy editing skills.
  • Flexible hours.


Newsweek is a premier news magazine and website that has been bringing high-quality journalism to readers around the globe for over 80 years.

Newsweek provides the latest news, in-depth analysis and ideas about international issues, technology, business, culture and politics. In addition to its online and mobile presence, Newsweek publishes weekly English print editions in the United States, Europe/Middle East/Africa and Asia as well as editions in Japanese, Korean, Polish, Serbian and Spanish.

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