TES, Deputy Production & Content Curation Editor
The Deputy Production and Content Curation Editor will work on Tes in all its formats, helping to manage a team of Content Curators to ensure reader engagement and maximise editorial reach via all media.
They will be working in a fast-paced environment to produce high-quality enticing content, and will deputise for the Production and Content Curation Editor when she is away.
The Content Curation team looks after many aspects of the production process, including:
- Web production
- Digital editions
- Social media
- Special projects
- Two print magazines a week
The successful candidate will be expected to work across all aspects of the team’s remit.
Who you are
With your excellent news sense, creativity, originality and keen awareness of readers’ needs, you will maximise the impact of stories. You will be a confident, fast and accurate copy editor who has the ability to rewrite where necessary.
You will be skilled in digital and social media, with an understanding of how to present stories in original ways in different media to maximise editorial reach and reader engagement. You will have experience working with a CMS and a sound knowledge of SEO. Proficiency in Adobe InDesign CS5.5 is desirable, though not essential.
Using your excellent organisational skills, creative approach and ability to motivate others, you will meet digital and print deadlines. You will have experience of daily and weekly deadlines.
You will be a motivated team player, approaching your work with pragmatism and a sense of humour. You will have at least three years’ experience in digital and print media. You will be a clear thinker with an impeccable grasp of English grammar, and will develop good relationships across departments. Diplomacy is a must.
You will have a proven ability to work independently and to manage workload using your own initiative. You will be unflappable, organised and capable of multi-tasking.
Knowledge of legal issues related to libel and copyright law are essential.
Apply by completing the application form below.