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iNTERGAMINGi

Based: Oldham, Greater Manchester

Posted: Thu 12 Mar 2020
Closing Date: Fri 10 Apr 2020
Employer: InterGame Ltd
Job Category: Editors
Feature writers
Magazine writers
Multimedia Journalists
Social media specialists
Specialist reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: £25-30k DoE
Sector: Other Media

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iNTERGAMINGi

Based: Oldham, Greater Manchester

Posted: Thu 12 Mar 2020
Closing Date: Fri 10 Apr 2020
Employer: InterGame Ltd
Job Category: Editors
Feature writers
Magazine writers
Multimedia Journalists
Social media specialists
Specialist reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: £25-30k DoE
Sector: Other Media

Job Description

EDITOR - iNTERGAMINGi

About InterGame:

InterGame Ltd is the world’s leading publisher of pay-to-play amusements and gaming industry news, comment and analysis. Our stable of print and digital publications includes InterGame, the authoritative monthly magazine for the international pay-to-play amusements industry; InterGaming, the must-read monthly title for the global casino industry and iNTERGAMINGi, the definitive bimonthly magazine for the burgeoning igaming sector.

The role:

Full-time and office-based in Oldham, the successful candidate will oversee the scheduling and content of our bimonthly igaming magazine, iNTERGAMINGi, and its associated publications and news channels.

Key responsibilities:

  • Schedule, allocate and oversee content relating to the igaming sector.
  • Take responsibility for meeting relevant production deadlines.
  • Write engaging news, features and ‘supported editorial’.
  • Manage any freelance content producers.
  • Approve content, appearance and layout of the magazine.
  • Liaise with sales team regarding any ‘supported editorial’ or advertorial.
  • Comply with media law and industry regulations.
  • Attend and report on industry events (some may be overseas).
  • Proofread, edit and rewrite articles to meet in-house publication standards.
  • Assist all staff to meet deadlines and in-house style sheets.
  • Assist on other annual publications.

Essential requirements:

  • Minimum three years’ experience in an editor, deputy editor or senior journalist role, ideally within print media.
  • Demonstrable experience in producing relevant content to target audiences.
  • Strong writing, editing and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to nurture long-term relationships with key clients and industry experts.
  • Willingness to lead a team and make editorial decisions.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Desirable skills:

  • Page layout skills, ideally using InDesign.
  • Experience of using a content management system and posting on social media.

Benefits:

This position comes with an attractive package including 25 days’ holiday, a healthcare cash plan and free parking. It is based at our offices in Oldham, with easy access to both Manchester and Leeds and the Metrolink tram network.

How to apply:

To apply, please email your CV along with a covering letter and links to at least three samples of published work to Susan Butterworth at susanb@intergame.ltd.uk

www.intergameonline.com

Contact Details

Susan Butterworth

susanb@intergame.ltd.uk

Tel: 0161 633 0100

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Friday 10th April 2020.

Employer Information

InterGame Ltd