Are you a high-performing graduate with an ambition to start a career in publishing or an editorial assistant seeking an exciting change and more responsibility? If so, we’d like to hear from you.
Leading B2B publisher Samedan Ltd is looking for a new Editorial and Production Assistant to join their busy print/digital production team. The successful candidate will have a meticulous eye for detail; a sound knowledge of grammar, punctuation, and syntax; strong communication skills (verbal and written); exceptional organisation; and the ability to quickly learn digital platforms.
Day-to-day, duties can range from commissioning articles and proofing the magazines from cover to cover to uploading digital content, sourcing images, and writing marketing materials. The role requires a hard-working, enthusiastic individual who is capable of managing their own workload, while also working well in a team.
Commissioning editorial content and maintaining strict deadlines
Proofing editorial and advertising copy across the publications
Writing e-newsletters, headlines, and other marketing copy
Managing print and digital advertising deadlines and maintaining strong relationships with clients
Uploading digital content to the company website
Using programs such as Google Analytics, Google Ad Manager, Adestra, Twitter, LinkedIn and Hootsuite to monitor and add digital content
Assisting team members during production cycles while managing own workload
Liaising with the Sales and Design teams
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office packages and a working knowledge of InDesign (though not essential)
Excellent proofing skills, with the ability to consistently produce flawless, accurate work
Ability to be proactive and work efficiently on your own without supervision
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure
Good team player: friendly, helpful, positive, and patient
For more information on our publications, visit: www.samedanltd.com.
Please apply today with your CV and cover letter through the Our Graduates website.
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Social distancing measures in place in the office with hand sanitiser and cleaning supplies provided.