Media Job: News sub-editor, The Press and Journal

CLOSING DATE: October 28, 2016

THE Press and Journal, Scotland’s best-selling quality daily newspaper and biggest regional newspaper in the UK, is seeking a….

News sub-editor

Based in Aberdeen, you will be in the thick of the action with our six edition daily production schedule.

We produce editions across the Highlands and north-east of Scotland, each tailored to a specific region in our circulation area. This involves multiple page changes throughout each night’s production run.

This is a demanding and rewarding role, which requires skill, concentration and accuracy. An ability to thrive under pressure and work at speed are essential. A flair for page layout and eye-catching headlines would be an advantage, but training will be given .

It’s a golden opportunity to take your subbing skills to a new level, so previous newsroom experience and a complete grasp of the English language are required.

This is your chance to work in a rewarding environment where benefits include a competitive salary, medical benefits, company pension scheme and a generous holiday allowance.

Closing date for applications is Friday, October 28.

Apply by sending your CV and covering letter by post or e-mail to:
Damian Bates, editor-in-chief, The Press and Journal, Lang Stracht, Aberdeen, AB15 6DF

Email: P&Jeditorialjobs@ajl.co.uk