Media job: Features writer, Glasgow or Dundee, DC Thomson Media

CLOSING DATE: May 8, 2019


AN exciting opportunity has arisen to join the editorial team as a features writer at Scottish Wedding Directory, the leading bridal magazine.

We’re looking for a writer with a strong voice and an ability to create engaging content for engaged people. You’ll write features for our award-winning print magazine as well as keep our ever-growing online audience up to date on the latest wedding news and trends, so a passion for multiplatform content creation is vital.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

* Pitching and writing features for the print magazine and website

* Assisting in the moderation and maintenance of magazine social media platforms

* Fact-checking and proofreading content

* Helping to organise and style photoshoots

* Liaising with advertisers and PR contacts

* Representing the brand at wedding events

The ideal candidate will have an excellent command of written English, an awareness of copyright law, media law and GDPR, and the ability to meet tight deadlines. You’ll be educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant discipline, and be competent in using electronic publishing packages. A sound working knowledge of social media platforms such as Instagram and Pinterest is desirable.

To apply for this role, please follow our online application process and submit a CV, cover letter and three examples of your writing.

To apply, click here.

This is a full-time, permanent position, working 35 hours per week. We offer a generous package including 34 days holiday, health cash plan, excellent pension, a competitive salary, and many more staff discounts and benefits.

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Closing date for applications is Wednesday 8th May 2019.