Brand: Ilford Recorder
Closing date: April 24, 2019
Download: Job Description
Do you want to play a key role in steering the direction of east London’s leading community papers?
We’re looking for an experienced journalist with sound news judgement to oversee the print production of the Recorder series, Barking and Dagenham Post and Docklands & East London Advertiser.
You will also be responsible for overseeing the print production of the Reporter, Bexley Times and Bromley Times covering Kent and south east London.
Based in Archant’s Barking office, you will be part of a bustling newsroom, working alongside the editor and group editor to decide on the content for each of our titles.
Whether it’s choosing the best photographs for a lively picture spread, shaping headlines which will attract our readers’ attention, or selecting what stories are worth appearing on a particular page, you will be instrumental in the production process.
We offer a competitive salary and full training in the use of our in-house production system to ensure you can hit the ground running when you begin the role.
It is essential that you will have passed the NQJ senior examinations, or equivalent.
Closing date for applications is April 26 2019 and we expect shortlisted candidates to be available soon after for interview.
Send a cover letter and CV to London and Kent Group Editor Michael Adkins at firstname.lastname@example.org
SALARY, BONUS & BENEFITS
We are Archant. The UK’s leading local media company.
Archant people are driven, motivated and passionate about positive change.
We are proud of our history…of our trusted, market-leading heritage newspaper and magazine brands that remain an integral part of everyday life.
But we’re forward-thinking people too. We obsess about innovation, creativity, service and expertise, relentlessly striving to be the most engaging media in every community we serve.
We are on a mission to make digital marketing accessible to all. We build websites, provide complete SEO services and deliver targeted, bespoke digital campaigns that fit our clients’ objectives seamlessly.
We produce video, animation, e-newsletters, apps, blogs – content that brings storytelling to life.
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