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Chief Sub-Editor

London, Great Britain (UK)
2 weeks ago
Application ends: July 24, 2024
Deadline date:
July 24, 2024

Job Description

Chief Sub-Editor

Location:London, Great Britain (UK)
Job level:Mid/Senior
Company:Ad Talent Africa

Who are we: A UK based multi award-winning content marketing and media sales agency

Who are we looking for: An experienced chief sub-editor with experience of developing and publishing editorial content digitally and in print

What will you do:

Working collaboratively with the entire project team – especially the Managing Editor – the Chief Subeditor is responsible for the delivery of high-quality, timely content across the project portfolio, with particular focus on Daily, Weekly, Monthly and Quarterly (DWM) email programmes and a technical journals programme.

The chief subeditor also plays a role across the agency, working with the subs team and supporting multiple projects where required.

  • Support the DWM editorial production process by liaising with the Managing Editor to ensure that all deadlines are met; subbing and fact-checking a wide range of multimedia content to ensure it adheres to house style, is accurate and consistent and adheres to SEO best practice; and checking any client corrections have been implemented correctly
  • Support the production process for the print and digital technical journals programme, working closely with the Managing Editor. This includes all subbing and process responsibilities outlined above
  • Work closely with the team to ensure content is created and published in the most timely and creative way
  • Support the Managing Editor in upholding editorial standards and house style across the project
  • Stay up to date with the platforms, production techniques and technologies required to complete the role
  • Contribute to regular team meetings
  • Support the team with additional projects that require their expertise

What do you need: 

  • Deep experience of developing and publishing editorial content digitally and in print
  • Proven ability to work on multiple multi-channel editorial projects simultaneously
  • A passion for content publishing
  • A working knowledge of digital publishing platforms
  • Incredibly strong attention to detail

Skill required:

  • Content
  • Editing
  • Proofreading

Posted on 05 Jun 11:44, Closing date 5 Jul