27 days ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Content Editor
  • Type Full Time
  • Location Gateshead, United Kingdom

Description

ITV News Tyne Tees is looking for a Content Editor to produce, edit and plan engaging news content for our television and online audiences.
The role is at the heart our editorial decision making, setting the editorial priorities for the wider team.  
Your excellent editorial judgement and professional journalistic standards will equip you with the skills to generate a constant flow of original and creative ideas for compelling and engaging news stories. You will be as comfortable driving our planning as you are reacting to breaking news. Where appropriate, you may be invited to play a leading role in the management and mentoring of colleagues.
You will be a qualified journalist to NCTJ level or equivalent. At interview, you will be able to demonstrate your skills in creative journalism to make our news content engaging and relevant to television and online audiences. With your knowledge of legal guidelines and your excellent editorial judgment you will be able to make compliant decisions confidently and to tight deadlines.
So, if you thrive in a fast-paced news environment and you possess the journalistic skills, legal knowledge and contacts that will help us achieve our goals, then we’d love to hear from you. Please include your CV and your letter of application setting out what you will bring to the role.
The closing date for applications is Tuesday 2nd April with interviews being held soon after.
ITV is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce and we strongly encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and as a Disability Confident employer we are committed to offer an interview to disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria for the role.
"ITV, where creativity, diversity and collaboration put us right at the heart of popular culture”

Skills Required

  • Content

Closing Date

2nd April 2019

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