Media job: News editor, The Scottish Sun

CLOSING DATE: August 1, 2017

THE Scottish Sun is recruiting a news editor.

This is a fantastic opportunity to play a pivotal role in the day-to-day running of the nation’s best-selling daily paper.

As a key member of the team, the ideal candidate will have a proven track record in journalism and managing a team.

They must be comfortable working to tight deadlines while also being able to manage a significant additional work load. Strong organisational, people and communication skills are a must, as well as drive and ambition.

The successful candidate will also:

* Be able to adapt to changing priorities and have a willingness to embrace new digital challenges and opportunities;

* Have the ability to manage a large team;

* Be a good motivator;

* Have great people management skills;

* Be able to work effectively and calmly under pressure; and

* Be organised and have the ability to look beyond the day-to-day pressures with forward planning.

Please send your CV to deputy editor, Gill Smith –

Contact: Gill Smith
Phone: 0141 420 5253