Managing Editor (COOP)

We’re looking for a Managing Editor who can supervise the content creation process from writing through editing and publishing across both print and digital platforms and be the client go-to for queries and progress reports.

You will need to have an overview of multiple projects at all times and a thorough understanding of brand tone of voice to help produce content for a major retail and food client.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining client-facing status documents across print and digital projects
  • Being the first port of call for client queries on projects in progress
  • Ensuring the team and the client are adhering to agreed process
  • Attending client meetings
  • Ensuring that content ladders up to overarching strategy and participating in discussions around developing content strategy
  • Keeping an eye on workflow and booking in freelance resource when required; managing the associated budget

Person requirements:

Excellent organisational abilities

  • Accustomed to staying abreast of a number of concurrent projects
  • Previous project management role(s)
  • Experience with workflow management and scheduling 
  • Ability to work collaboratively with different departments

Understanding of branding and background in content marketing

  • Ability to understand how to angle a content idea to suit a specific brand and experience preparing and presenting information to persuade a brand to support this approach.
  • Ability to execute content ideas in line with content strategy

Positive and proactive attitude

  • Solutions focused, with experience in a role where overcoming challenges was part and parcel of the job
  • Great communicator with clients and team members alike
  • Enthusiastic and energetic, with the ability to persuade others to your point of view

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