Editor for monthly engineering magazine
A brilliant opportunity has arisen as editor of Plant Engineer, the monthly industrial magazine based at the group’s offices at Hawley Mill, Dartford.
Main responsibilities will include researching and writing news and feature articles, commissioning freelancers, editing submitted copy, feeding a website with content and representing the brand externally at major events and meetings. The role would suit an editor looking for a change, or ambitious deputy looking for a step up. Some UK travel will be required.
Candidates will be self-motivated and expected to demonstrate the ability to work to strict deadlines, accuracy and attention to detail, enthusiasm, excellent communication and organisational skills, creativity and a high standard of presentation when representing the magazine at meetings and events.
The role requires the applicants to be creative, multi-skilled and flourish under pressure. You will be involved in the commercial growth of the magazine and its website and represent the title at major meetings, press conferences, interviews and other sector events and ensure the magazine maintains a high standard of researched content and accuracy of relevance to its core readership.
This is a superb opportunity for the right candidate. The successful candidate with a journalistic background, will have a passion for engineering and business and experience in editing a magazine in this a similar sector and be highly motivated with strong writing skills and a proactive approach to the role with the ability to develop exclusive content and ideas.
Flexible working arrangements would be considered.
Please fill in the form below or send your CV and covering letter to:
Katina Toumba, HR Director, Mark Allen Group, firstname.lastname@example.org