Digital News Editor

  • Location: Home Counties
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Contract: Permanent
  • REFERENCE: FG2-NewsDigital


We're looking for a news editor/journalist who wants editorial responsibility for content across digital news platforms.

This role would suit anyone with the ability to edit multiple features a day, with a good understanding of the military.

With an ambitious and time-sensitive mindset, you will commission regular articles for digital and social platforms, plan live and major event coverage. Keeping the tone of the brand, you will guide and manage producers and work with teams across radio, TV and new technology.

Ideal Candidate:
- Experience of digital news environment - national or regional newsroom.
- Sub-editing experience and understanding of how to deal with editorial issues.
- Multi-media skills and knowledge of how to develop digital and social platforms.
- Great with digital technology and how to tell the best story on each platform.
- Ability to negotiate and influence.
- Managerial experience - working with reporters and producers, prioritising workload and ability to motivate.
- NCTJ/BCTJ qualified
- Willingness and ability to travel oversees.
- Full UK driving license.
- Good understanding of government decision-making and defence issues.

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For more details contact: Francesca Greetham


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