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HTFP Jobs: Group Editor, Darlington

Newsquest (North East)

Based: Darlington

Posted: Wed 5 Jan 2022
Closing Date: Fri 28 Jan 2022
Employer: Newsquest Media Group
Job Category: Editors
Management
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

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Group Editor

Newsquest (North East)

Based: Darlington

Posted: Wed 5 Jan 2022
Closing Date: Fri 28 Jan 2022
Employer: Newsquest Media Group
Job Category: Editors
Management
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

Job Description

Karl Holbrook, current Group Editor at The Northern Echo, is joining the Daily Express as Executive Editor in April. Therefore we’re looking for a dynamic individual to join our team in the role of Group Editor for our portfolio of websites, newspapers and magazines in the North East – including “The Great Daily of the North”, The Northern Echo, one of the most prestigious regional titles in the UK.

Our preferred candidate will be a digital specialist, able to demonstrate a successful track record in editing a daily news brand. They will show how they have accelerated a cultural shift in their newsroom, transitioning from a print focused operation to one where digital audience development is the primary priority. We need a leader capable of managing change and developing talent; someone who will work with our team of journalists to develop their skills in a multi-media environment.

We can offer a competitive salary, car allowance and other benefits associated with a role of this seniority.

Contact Details

To apply for the role please send an email and CV to tdowson@newsquest.co.uk by January 28, 2022.

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Friday 28th January 2022.

Employer Information

Newsquest Media Group
United Kingdom