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News Editor

Triangle News

Based: London

Posted: Tue 9 Oct 2018 Closing Date: Thu 8 Nov 2018
Employer: Triangle News
Job Category: Newsdesk
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: DoE
Sector: News and Content Agencies

Job Description

Who We AreTriangle News is a leading national news agency providing awarding-winning stories to Britain’s largest media outlets. If you read newspapers, magazines, surf the web or share news online, the chances are you have seen one of our stories. We believe content should be entertaining, informative, shareable and targeted to the modern, mobile-centric consumer.We are based in London, independently run and committed to making an impact on the world of journalism. You will be joining a small, friendly and ambitious team with a focus on delivering quality content.

The Role

A year and a half after launching we are now looking to take the business to the next level and, as a result, we are looking for a highly experienced news editor to join our team and help us continue to deliver quality stories to the national and international press. This opportunity comes about due to the expansion of the business and you will play a significant role in the future of Triangle News.

The news editor will lead our team of news journalists taking responsibility for their daily tasks and ensuring that the right stories are being worked on and written to the highest standard. You will also be expected to deliver your own exclusive stories, contributing to our portfolio of agenda-setting headlines.

You will be responsible for the overall revenue of the news team and for ensuring that the team hit their individual targets. You will report directly to the business owners and support will be given where required.

This is a brilliant opportunity for an ambitious journalist looking to take their career to the next level and to be part of a young, successful and forward-thinking news and features agency. By joining a young business you will have a great opportunity to take on responsibility and be part of something exciting and ambitious.

The Applicant

The perfect applicant for this role will already have experience working for a UK tabloid newspaper. Alternatively you will have proven experience at a news agency in a similar role. We are looking for someone with an exceptional news sense who understands what it takes to deliver agenda-setting headlines. It is crucial that you are brimming with original ideas.

The ideal candidate will be able to confidently lead a team and inspire both established and young journalists to fulfill their potential. You will eat, sleep and breathe tabloid news and understand the importance of consistently delivering quality to tight deadlines.

A sense of humour will be important and you must work well under pressure. The role will be perfect for those looking for a change from working at a national publication or those looking for the next challenge in their career.

Salary DoE.

Contact Details

Contact details:   Email jobs@trianglenews.co.uk

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Thursday 8th November 2018.

Employer Information

Triangle News (view profile)
Parkhall Business Centre, 40 Martell Road, Dulwich,
London,
SE21 8EN
United Kingdom

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