Reference number gomw-463

Employer News UK
Location London
Job type Full time

News UK is looking for a digital motors editor to manage and grow the digital Motors section of its website.

Key accountabilities:

  • Generate a daily list of quality editorial ideas which will get strong, engaged traffic for and across its social platforms.
  • Have the necessary drive and journalistic skills to execute those ideas and turn them into great copy which readers will enjoy.
  • Have awareness of and passion for the commercial opportunities in digital Motors content - and ideally have strong contacts in this world.
  • Have experience of using analytics to drive greater and greater traffic by learning what works best.
  • Keep on top of motors trends and spot emerging trends to best enhance your contribution.

Key Skills and Experience:

  • Proven experience creating popular digital motors content.
  • Excellent writing skills, honed through previous experience.
  • A strong news sense and ability to respond to the big stories of the day with a spin unique to your specialism.
  • A thorough knowledge of the IPSO Code of Conduct, media law and ethical considerations.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours over a seven-day rota pattern.
  • Unflappable under pressure and delivers work at a consistently high standard.
  • Pro-active and displays a willingness to take on any task.
  • Positive attitude and good team player.
  • Takes initiative in order to achieve desired results.
  • Self-starter, organised and a good problem-solver, able to eliminate obstacles through creative and adaptive approaches.
  • Experience working collaboratively with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Can demonstrate an understanding of The Sun brand, both print and digital.

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