Sub-Editor

Courier is on the hunt for an experienced, detail-oriented and disciplined sub-editor who will be responsible for overseeing the subbing and accuracy of Courier’s various editorial products – from our bimonthly magazine and monthly newspapers to weekly email newsletter and more. The successful candidate will be based in London.

What you’ll do:
➯ Oversee the subbing and fact-checking of Courier’s copy to house style, working accurately on a range of stories and in multiple formats – from print magazine and newspaper to website, email and social media
➯ Write strong headlines, stand firsts, captions and page furniture
➯ Spot and eliminate errors and make improvements to copy
➯ Work to tight deadlines and ensure all content is ready for sign-off by Courier’s Editor-in-Chief
➯ Liaise daily with editorial, digital and design teams
➯ Update and maintain Courier’s style guide
➯ Work within a growing team and adapt quickly to changes

What you’ll bring:
➯ Proven subbing experience (5+ years minimum)
➯ A strong eye for detail
➯ Excellent written English and spoken communication skills
➯ Ability to learn Courier’s house style and maintain quality
➯ Superb research skills and proven fact-checking ability
➯ Good general knowledge of business
➯ Ability to juggle multiple projects and deadlines at once
➯ Must be able to use the Adobe Creative Suite
➯ Adaptability, a sense of humour and the ability to thrive in a fast-growing environment

To apply:
Send your CV along with a letter explaining why you’re the right person for the role – and any other materials you think support your case – to jobs@couriermedia.co. Please include the words ‘SubEditor’ in the subject line.

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