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Editor/Head of Content

The Oxford Mail

Based: Oxford

Posted: Fri 6 Apr 2018 Closing Date: Fri 27 Apr 2018
Employer: The Oxford Mail
Job Category: Management
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

Job Description

A rare and exciting vacancy has arisen for an Editor/Head of Content to take the helm of the Oxford Mail and nine weekly brands in Newsquest Oxfordshire.

Heading a talented team based at the heart of Oxford, the Editor/Head of Content will be expected to lead by example, take a hands-on approach to news and content gathering, be involved in design and production management of all titles and driving online audience.

Ideally you will be someone with strong experience of working in the regional press, have an established background in leading editorial teams, and have a firm grasp of multimedia journalism, digital content and social media.

Named Newsquest’s news brand of the year in 2016, the Oxford Mail is a six-day-a-week title with a campaigning ethos and a reputation for holding authority to account. It has specialists covering politics, crime, education, court, health and the environment, as well as reporters covering patches.

The Oxford Mail is read by more than 74,000 people in print and online each day and its website is one of the fastest growing in the country.

Contact Details

If you believe you have the experience, skills and abilities to take on this challenging and exciting role, then contact Chris Moore, Managing Director of Oxfordshire & Wiltshire by email at by April 27th 2018.


Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Friday 27th April 2018.

Employer Information

The Oxford Mail

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