The Sun, Deputy Features Editor - TV Mag & TV Soap

The Sun
11 Mar 2019
24 Mar 2019
News UK
Job Type
Full Time

We are:

News UK is a company full of talented, dedicated and creative people. We are an ambitious and ever-growing organisation with a passion for storytelling, capturing moments, meaning and magic to make sense of the world.

Our newspapers reach more than 30 million people each week and include The Sun, The Times and The Sunday Times. News UK is also home to Unruly, a global ad tech company, and Wireless, a leading UK and Irish media company boasting independent local and national radio stations.

Your role:

The Sun's TV Mag & TV Soap - Britain's best, brightest and most engaging TV and soap magazines are looking for a Deputy Features Editor.

Day to day you will be:

Arranging and carrying out interviews, producing features, writing previews and working with other departments to fill the features and listings pages of two of Britain's most popular magazines.

What we're looking for from you:

You will need to prove you're ready to interview everyone from Simon Cowell to Simon Gregson, have experience of writing features - preferably entertainment/soap focused - and strong knowledge of all the key shows on 'terrestrial' and digital TV channels and streaming platforms.

You must be capable of deputising for the Features Editor, show the flexibility required to deliver content to tight deadlines and be prepared to attend events, set visits and screenings out of hours when required.

Applicants should have extensive experience with a national publication or website and excellent PR industry contacts.

Please apply by completing the application form below with a covering letter and CV by 24 March 2019.

Equal opportunities:

The Company is an equal opportunities employer and wholeheartedly supports the principle of equal opportunities for all its employees and for all applicants for employment. It opposes all forms of discrimination in the workplace.

We are a diverse and team so want to maximise every individual's potential to create a productive environment where everyone feels valued, and where talents are fully recognised and utilised.

This means affording equal access to any employment opportunities within the Company according to your ability, without prejudice or discrimination by reason of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, belief, gender, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital status, disability or age.


News UK is home to some of the biggest names in Media, Including, The Times, The Sunday Times, The Sun, Wireless, and Unruly to name but a few.

Wireless itself is also the home to some of the biggest names in radio Virgin Radio, talkSPORT, talkRADIO and some of the leading Local radio stations in the UK and Ireland.

Our newspapers and associated brands are some of the most powerful media brands in the English speaking world, reaching 30 million people each week. They are very different products with different values and different strengths, but all are united by a commitment to independent journalism that connects with our customers.

News UK and Wireless is a company which thrives on pace. Our people stretch themselves on a daily basis, challenging the status quo to produce the best service possible to our readers and customers. We embrace creativity and initiative and we have some of the most talented people in the industry

If you want to work for one of the world's most exciting, challenging and creative media organisations then News UK is the place to build your career.

News UK acknowledges our responsibilities when handling your personal data as part of our recruitment processes to ensure it is respected, valued and protected. For further information on how we collect and process your data and your rights please review our Candidate Privacy Notice on the News UK Careers website.

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