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.
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.