Commercial editor

  • Wanderlust
  • Edgware Road, London, UK
  • Aug 02, 2019
Full time Media/Content/Publishing

Job Description

Wanderlust Travel Media needs a well-organised and experienced editor to be responsible for delivering our solutions for commercial partners; content campaigns (both digital and print), supplements, magazines, competitions, creative solutions, and specials. 

The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of commercial content solutions and will be able to think multi-channel: print, digital, video and social. You'll have relevant experience in these, a good understanding of the necessary processes, have strong editorial skills, and a meticulous eye for detail. 

You'll need brilliant and proven organizational skills, be used to juggling deadlines, and will be unflappable under pressure. You’ll have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.

The role will include:

  • Project management of all commercial content, from print advertorials and native online articles to supplements and competitions
  • Being the point of contact for the client from moment of sale through to sign off, liaising on briefs and deliverables, sharing the content with the client and making client amends as needed
  • Helping devise and propose creative client solutions and ideas for pitching
  • Delivering solutions to the brief, fulfilling (or exceeding) client’s expectations and hitting the agreed targets
  • Commissioning, editing, subbing, writing and publishing, using a combination of InDesign and Photoshop
  • Working closely with the commercial, print and digital teams
  • Uploading content into the Wanderlust content management system
  • Monitoring analytics alongside the Digital Executive
  • Handling writer invoices and managing budgets

Please apply with cover letter (addressed to editor-in-chief Lyn Hughes), CV and relevant work samples.