Ink, Scandinavian Editor

Recruiter
Ink
Location
London
Salary
DOE
Posted
18 Oct 2012
Closes
18 Nov 2012
Industry
Journalist
Discipline
Editorial
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SCANDINAVIAN EDITOR - LONDON
This position is based in London
Reporting to: Executive Creative Director

DEPARTMENT
Ink connects companies with travellers. In doing so, we help our clients to achieve their commercial objectives. Our media gives our advertising customers the opportunity to reach a captive audience of affluent travellers at a time when they are uniquely receptive to marketing messages.

JOB TITLE: Scandinavian Editor
Ink, is looking to hire an English speaking Editor for a new magazine launch. Applicants must have an excellent knowledge of Scandinavia and ideally (though not essential) be fluent in both Norwegian and English.
You should also have at least three years experience at editor level on a travel/lifestyle/leisure title. Digital and social media experience is a plus. The position is based in London

Responsibilities
• Taking complete control of the magazine, from managing the team, to ensuring that the title hits new creative boundaries
• Ensuring that the magazine is not only on-brand but works hard for the airline in terms of marketing and commercial objectives.
• Constant monitoring of European focused newspapers, magazines, websites and blogs to keep abreast of what’s going on in the relevant destinations.
• Cultivating a body of freelance writers and photographers, and maintaining regular contact in order to solicit ideas for content for the magazine.

Requirements
The successful candidate must have a very strong editorial background, possibly with experience in newsstand titles, magazine must reflect them in a positive and engaging way. This position is client facing, will involve overseeing the related digital assets and will require some degree of understanding publishing commercials.

Please send a CV and covering letter to sally.heathcote@ink-global.com with ‘Scandinavian editor’ in the subject line. Deadline for applications is Friday 2nd November. www.ink-global.com
About Ink

Ink is a travel media company. We help our customers achieve their commercial objectives by connecting companies with travellers.

As well as being the largest publisher of inflight magazines in the world, Ink reaches a captive audience of hundreds of millions of travellers each year with targeted digital advertising on print-at-home boarding passes and inflight entertainment systems, inflight retail publications, and by producing the Airline Retail Conference in Europe and Asia.

Airline clients around the world include Air Macau, AirTran Airways, Bangkok Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Delta Air Lines, easyJet, Germanwings, Gulf Air, Jazeera Airways, Jet2.com, Jetstar Airlines, Jetstar Asia Airways, KLM, Mandala Airlines, Martinair, PrivatAir, Ryanair, SA Express, Thai Airways, Tiger Airways, Thomas Cook, United Airlines, vivaAerobus and Wizz Air. The company also produces Metropolitan for Eurostar, Time Out Singapore magazine, TurboJet Horizon for the world’s largest ferry company, and Carlson Wagonlit Connect.

Ink serves advertisers and airlines in over 100 countries, and has offices in London, New York, Shanghai, Singapore and Atlanta. Please refer to www.ink-global.com for more information.

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