Trainee Deputy Editor

Job Title: Trainee Deputy Editor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sherborne, Dorset
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13581_1549359882
Contact Name: Lucy Kemp
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 05, 2019 09:44

Job Description

Trainee Deputy Editor
Salary up to £26,000 DOE

Are you a structural or civil engineer who's looking for a change of career?
Or are you in journalism looking for a move into technical publishing?
If so please read on!

Acorn Recruitment is looking for a Trainee Deputy Editor for a business in Sherborne, Dorset, to work on technical civil engineering publications. This is an amazing opportunity to join this small team, whilst being part of a larger highly-respected media owner in the industry.

Main duties include;
*Build and maintain a network of contacts in the civils industry
*Carry out interviews by telephone and face-to-face visits and write articles
*Visit conferences and exhibitions to engage with readers and existing/potential advertising clients, both in the UK and overseas
*Liaise with advertising clients, media partners and internal departments

Ideal candidates will have the following attributes;
*Be able to demonstrate solid writing and proofreading skills
*Experience or qualifications in a structural/civil engineering would be an advantage
*Excellent time-management skills and a keen interest in journalism
*A strong eye for detail and an excellent grasp of grammar and the English language;

The company offer an excellent benefits package, including up to 32 holiday days in your first year of employment, company pension, season ticket loan and private health care. If you feel your experience would suit this role and you'd like to find out more information, please contact Acorn Recruitment in Yeovil and speak to Lucy for a confidential chat.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.