Trainee Deputy Editor

Job type: 
Permanent
Sector: 
Professional
Category: 
Editorial
Region: 
South West
Location: 
UK
Job reference: 
JO0000012014

Are you a structural or civil engineer who's looking for a change of career? Our client, a highly-respected media owner in the B2B arena based in Dorset, are looking for a Trainee Deputy Editor to join their team.

With a passion for bridges, we are looking for someone to be part of a fantastic team and support the timely production of a their magazine aimed at professionals within the industry, alongside other print and digital publications.

As Trainee Deputy Editor, you will be ensuring that they continue to engage readers with high quality content. This will include:
- Building and maintaining a network of contacts in the industry
- Writing articles for the magazine and associated products
- Carrying out interviews by email, telephone and face-to-face and commissioning written materials
- Visit conferences and exhibitions to engage with readers and existing/potential advertising clients, both in the UK and overseas

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate solid writing skills and the ability to proofread to a high and consistent standard. You must have a degree in a structural/civil engineering or demonstrable experience in this sector. You will have excellent time-management skills and a keen interest in journalism. Some overseas travel to conferences and exhibitions will be required.

For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.

Closing Date: Early applications may be prioritised.

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