Cogora, Features Editor

Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
09 Jan 2015
Closes
20 Jan 2015
Industry
Journalist
Discipline
Editor, Editorial
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Cogora is a media company that has six market-leading magazine/website titles in its portfolio: Nursing in Practice, The Commissioning Review, Management in Practice, Pulse, HospitalHealthcare Europe and Hospital Pharmacy Europe.

We’re looking for two dynamic individuals to join our team as Features Editors – one to work on Nursing in Practice and another to focus on both The Commissioning Review and Mnagement in Practice. Both Features Editors will report directly to the Editor-in-Chief.

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing all aspects of the magazine from commissioning content through to print and distribution to key contacts and contributors
  • Acting as an ambassador for the brand identifying and attending relevant conference
  • Arranging meetings with key opinion leaders and raising the brand profile with relevant organisations
  • Suggesting improvements work with our web tech assistants and in-house digital marketing manager to ensure the web and other multimedia tools are fully utilised
  • Communicating with line managers, events, sales, designers and printers to ensure a smooth running of the print process.
  • Meeting deadlines for production and in house deadlines set by your line managers
  • Sourcing and writing features for both online and web aiming to get exclusivity on reports being publishes and exclusive news stories
  • Developing a comprehensive network of contacts within the field with whom you stay in regular contact with

Key skills:

  • Excellent writing, editing and communication skills
  • Ability to research
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to work with a team and adapt to new challenges
  • Keen news sense
  • Ability meet multiple deadlines

Experience required:

  • Educated to degree level
  • Knowledge of social media
  • A background in health reporting would be beneficial but not essential
  • At least one year’s experience in an editorial role

 Salary: DoE

Closing date for applications: Monday December 15

Please ensure your eligibility to work before applying. Please apply by sending a CV with a covering letter to victoriavaughan@cogora.com

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