A1 People
London (Central), London (Greater)
19 Feb 2019
17 Mar 2019
Contract Types
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Digital / Web, Editorial, Graphics, Other

Position: Editor

Location: London

Salary: 45-55k

Ref: 16305-4046

Our client is a 24-hour, real-time, human-curated news service delivering business & financial news summaries through web and mobile apps. They are looking for an Editor to oversee the creation of accurate, timely and relevant content


  • Lead the Analyst team – managing resourcing, client allocation, training and development to maximise their performance and potential.
  • Input into the operational direction of content to ensure the needs of new client sectors etc. are met and all opportunities are maximised.
  • Plan, review and revise content published to ensure provision of exceptional, informative and engaging content in a timely manner to clients.
  • Check all content to ensure accuracy and quality standards are met, providing constant feedback and coaching for improvement.
  • Ensure thorough handover processes and standards are in place with the Singapore and part-time teams to ensure that 24/7 analyst monitoring is in place and quality does not slip during busy periods or at handover times.  This may sometimes mean pitching in to produce content.
  • Stay abreast of other information services and make suggestions on content to ensure they stay competitive and relevant.
  • Support the pitch preparation and delivery process.
  • Lead by example and role model the current values to support the creation of a positive and engaging work environment.

Key Skills:

  • Experienced people manager with strong leadership skills
  • A good command of English with strong writing and IT skills planning
  • First class organisational skills
  • Creativity
  • A good understanding of financial markets and the publishing industry
  • Solid legal knowledge around the content of publications
  • An eye for detail
  • An understanding of target audiences
  • Decision-making skills

Please make sure that your full address and details are included in your application for this role.

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