Temp Sub-Editor (B2B)

Atwood Tate
  • Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jan 05

Position description

An experienced Sub-Editor (B2B) is required for our client, a financial publisher based in central London. This is a temporary role for a few days a week at the end of January early February to support the team during a busy time. 

Key duties:

  • Writing, rewriting, editing and proofreading texts, headlines, captions and summaries
  • Rewriting material to improve flow, adhere to house style and correct length
  • Working to a page plan to ensure correct layout
  • Liaising with authors regarding changes in content and style
  • Fact checking and ensuring there is no compromise on legality
  • Page design lay out and image editing using Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign and Photoshop)
  • Preparing and sending print ready files to the printers
  • Adapting all these skills for the Company website including creating interactive pdfs for online distribution

Qualifications

  • Significant proven experience as a sub-editor in a print and digital B2B / professional publication
  • Proven technical and computer skills including Microsoft Office and Adobe CS essential
  • Excellent standard of grammar and spelling, ability to integrate house style guide and outstanding communication skills
  • Excellent administrative, time-management and organisational skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • An interest, professional and/or academic background in, and understanding of, finance, economics, politics and international affairs
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent (ideally in English, political science, politics, economics, international relations, journalism or a related subject)
  • NCTJ qualifications or equivalent in design, proofreading or subbing helpful

Application instructions

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