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Features writer

Archant South West

Based: Exeter

Posted: Wed 9 May 2018 Closing Date: Fri 25 May 2018
Employer: Archant
Job Category: Feature writers
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

Job Description

We’re looking for a talented features writer to work across Archant’s portfolio of Devon newspapers and associated digital platforms.

Based in Exeter, you’ll be writing, sourcing and producing accurate, well-written, innovative and engaging features for different channels, including print, online, social and video platforms.

A key part of this new role will be to create brilliant SEO-tuned commercial content that'll soar to the top of Google’s SERPs.

Duties will also include responsibility for what’s on and leisure content across our Exeter-based titles, and you’ll also provide support to the news reporting teams when required.

This is a senior position so we’d ideally like to hear from applicants who have completed the National Qualification in Journalism (NQJ). Journalists who have completed the NCTJ pre-entry course (including 100 wpm shorthand) will also be considered.

A driving licence and own transport are essential. Please be sure to reference this in any letter of application.

The role offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits including five weeks’ annual leave and a contributory pension and life assurance scheme (after qualifying period), as well as a wide range of voluntary benefits including a Cycle to Work scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Westfield Health Scheme and Archant Gold, charity matched funding.

Contact Details

To apply, email your CV and a covering letter to Stefan Gordon, Devon Editor, Archant South West, Fair Oak Close, Exeter Airport Business Park, Exeter, EX5 2UL or by email to stefan.gordon@archant.co.uk

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Friday 25th May 2018.

Employer Information

Archant
United Kingdom

Phone: 07785 616205

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