RadioTimes.com, News Editor
RadioTimes.com is looking for an innovative and highly creative news editor to join its award winning editorial team
A senior editorial position, the role will involve working with editors and journalists to ensure the website continues to grow in size, stature and reputation. RadioTimes.com has undergone incredible growth in the past 2 years, moving from 1m unique users to more than 4.5 million last month. The successful candidate will play a pivotal part in continuing this incredible upward trend in the fortunes of the site which is home to some of the best and brightest entertainment journalists in the business.
The news editor will be responsible for commissioning work, developing ideas, shaping stories and ensuring that output is published in a timely fashion, to the highest journalistic standards and in keeping with the style and tone of RadioTimes.com.
The successful candidate will have several years’ experience in a senior journalistic position at a major publication and a proven track record of working with a team to create highly engaging content for a digital audience. A good knowledge of television and entertainment is essential with an enviable contact book to match. The news editor will have excellent insight into the current digital entertainment landscape and passion for innovation in online journalism. Excellent writing and editing skills are a must, alongside the ability to work quickly and decisively under pressure against the backdrop of an ever-changing 24-hours news cycle.
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Close date: 22nd September 2014