Digital Content Editor

Location: West Sussex, England Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Max Crawley-Moore

Digital Content Editor | Media Industry | £45,000 | Permanent | West Sussex

My client, a media company based in West Sussex, are seeking a Digital Content Editor. This is a permanent role and will be paying £45,000 pa.

The successful candidate will have experience of working on an editorially-led, digital subscription product. Passionate about understanding subscribers' needs, interpreting the data and analytics, and shaping content accordingly, they will be comfortable with all elements of digital media, with a truly 'web-first' mentality.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading the digital content team to deliver daily news
  • Providing unique and valuable context; analysis that genuinely moves the dial; and data-led insight that informs and supports business decisions.
  • Act as an internal champion of the growth plan,
  • Liaise with colleagues from sales, marketing, data and customer service to ensure a seamless approach.

Ideal Content Editors will display:

  • Highly experienced people manager with high energy levels
  • Preferably a digital native
  • Articulate and an excellent communicator
  • Extensive digital experience and a demonstrable 'web-first' mentality
  • Deep understanding of subscriptions-based products and the ability to use customer insight to guide editorial strategy
  • Vision and leadership skills with the ability to make well-reasoned decision
  • Good listening skills
  • Excellent journalist with experience of leading teams to deliver off-diary news and analysis
  • Ability to work with a high level of autonomy
  • Collaborative approach
  • Demonstrates a high level of editorial integrity

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