Media job: Assistant news editor, The Press and Journal

CLOSING DATE: August 11, 2017

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

Assistant news editor

This is a golden opportunity to be in the thick of the action at the award-winning Press and Journal.

Based in Aberdeen, you would report to the news editor. As an assistant news editor, you will need a cool head, prove you can multi-task and handle copy with legal safety in mind.

You will be at the forefront of our news-gathering operation across six distinct daily editions and help to guide our team of reporters.

A sharp news sense and previous newsroom experience are essential.

You will enjoy a competitive salary, contributory pension scheme, healthcare cash plan and a generous holiday allowance. Aberdeen Journals is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all staff.

To apply for this role, please follow our online application process and submit a CV and cover letter.

To apply, click here.

This is a full-time position for 37.5 hours per week, working from our Aberdeen office. We offer a generous package including 34 days holiday, health cash plan, childcare vouchers, excellent pension, a competitive salary, and many more staff discounts and benefits.