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Editor-in-Chief - TNT Publishing

Reference: Editor
Location: Earl's Court, London
Salary: Competitive
Job Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Journalism
Date Posted: 15/07/2009
Recruiter: TNT Magazine

Probably the best editorial job you'll see advertised this year.

For over twenty five years, TNT Magazine has been an essential information lifeline to millions of Antipodeans and South Africans living and working in the UK offering them a lively and compelling mix of travel, lifestyle, sport and entertainment news as well as jobs and accommodation ads.

Now with its own highly interactive website, TNT has a global community of travellers logging on to share travel stories and tips, get advice on moving to the UK and find out what's going on when they get here.

Together with the recently relaunched South African Times and SATimes.co.uk, TNT is the clear leader in its field.

With the imminent return to Australia of Krysten Booth, TNT's current Editor-in-Chief, we want to talk to potential candidates with demonstrable experience, passion, talent and leadership skills capable of building on the brand's success and developing it even further as an integrated multi-platform publishing operation.

As such, the successful candidate will need to be equally at home on the web as in print and offer confident and informed leadership and direction to the team across all TNT products.

On offer is one of the best jobs in lifestyle consumer publishing.


* Provide strategic editorial direction for all TNT products including the progressive development of TNT Group's online editorial proposition

* Edit TNT magazine

* Ensure website is updated daily and provides real value to its audience

* Oversee editorial direction of South African Times and its website

* Appraise and evaluate the training and development needs of all editorial staff

* Develop new approaches where appropriate and oversee their smooth implementation

* Negotiate terms with freelancers and other content providers

* Manage budgets


* Trained journalist with team management experience

* Solid understanding of magazine publishing practices

* Online publishing experience and understanding of website development and importance of SEO

* Ability to communicate clear, coherent vision to the publishing team

* Confident presentation and negotiation skills

* Demonstrable understanding of Antipodean and South African culture (experience of working in Australian, New Zealand or South African media desirable but not essential)

* Eye for design

* Working knowledge of InDesign

All applications should include a current cv and supporting statement and be sent to our sole retained recruitment consultant – Allan Cross at The Media Network email: across@tmn.co.uk

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