Heritage Brands Editorial Assistant

Recruiter
DC Thomson
Location
Dundee City (GB)
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
12 Sep 2018
Sector
Media
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

DC Thomson Media (www.dctmedia.co.uk) is looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working, creative Editorial Assistant to join the Heritage Brands' team.

This is an exciting opportunity for a promising writer to become part of an exciting, entrepreneurial media organisation.

Reporting to the Content Editor, the Editorial Assistant will aid the team in the creation of Commando, The Broons, Oor Wullie, and other heritage titles within DC Thomson Media. The selected candidate will also help the Magazine Journalist create brand appropriate and engaging content for the brands' social media channels, as well as help the team generate ideas for future projects and brand extensions.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a passion for comics and an eye for comic art
  • Have outstanding proofreading skills
  • Be organised and manage multiple deadlines
  • Be able to work quickly, flexibly and to a high standard in a fast-paced editorial environment
  • Possess excellent communication skills and work well on their own as well as part of a team

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or have equivalent experience. A positive attitude and love of comics is vital, as is willingness to learn. Enlist today!

To apply for this role, please follow our online application process and submit a CV and cover letter.

This is a full-time, permanent position, working 35 hours per week from our Meadowside Office.  We offer a generous package including 34 days holiday, Health Cash Plan, Onsite Staff Gym, Childcare Vouchers, excellent Pension, a competitive salary, and many more staff discounts and benefits.

 

For further information, please visit careers.dcthomson.co.uk 

 

Closing date for applications is 28th September 2018

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