Senior Sub Editor Job at Monocle | The Dots
18 days ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Editorial Assistant
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

Monocle is seeking an experienced and talented sub editor to work at our London headquarters in Marylebone. This is a key role in a busy office for an international publication recognised for high standards in delivering the written word.
The role entails subbing Monocle magazine as well as special issues, newspapers, email newsletters, promotional material and much more. As senior sub editor, you will be responsible for managing the fact-checking operation for Monocle magazine and its offshoots, including commissioning freelance staff.
We are looking for someone who:
  • Has at least five years’ experience on a subs desk for a national newspaper or magazine.
  • Has a comprehensive knowledge of InDesign.
  • Has a methodical and organised approach and can work quickly and accurately when faced with multiple deadlines.
  • Can write snappy headlines and engaging standfirsts.
  • Has supreme confidence in their grammar and spelling.
  • Can pick up house style and tone quickly.
  • Can communicate effectively and confidently with section editors, writers and other production departments, verbally and via email.
  • Is willing to put in overtime on one Saturday per month and, as and when required, in the evening.
The position is available now and salary is dependent on experience.

Skills Required

  • Assistant Editing
  • Editorial Content

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