ELLE Wedding, Freelance Chief Sub-Editor - Six-week contract
Freelance Chief Sub-Editor, ELLE Wedding (six-week contract)
ELLE Wedding, the new bridal biannual magazine from the team behind ELLE, is looking for a talented freelance chief sub-editor to produce its second issue.
The ideal candidate will have at least two years’ experience on a newspaper or women's magazine as a chief or deputy chief sub-editor.
As a key senior player, you will oversee the copy and tone of the magazine, possess excellent organisational and diplomatic qualities, and show sound judgement under pressure. You'll also be a constant source of playful, inspirational display copy, and a grammar guru. You must possess the confidence and leadership skills to manage the team efficiently. An interest in fashion and all things ELLE is essential.
This is a brilliant opportunity to be part of an ambitious and ground-breaking team. The position will run from 27 October-5 December 2014.
- proven subbing track record
- excellent proof reading skills
- a innate understanding of tone
- experience of flatplanning
- ability to liaise with editorial team and ads regarding flatplans
- sound legal knowledge
If you think this sounds like you, please email a CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 3 October, 2014