Deputy online editor, Media Scotland

CLOSING DATE: October 19, 2012

MEDIA Scotland Ltd, Scotland’s market-leading newspaper publishing group and the Daily Record and Sunday Mail’s award-winning website has a vacancy for a Deputy Online Editor.

You will help to lead the Daily Record and Sunday Mail digital team, providing multimedia content for our web and mobile platforms.

As you will deputise for the Online Editor, you must have extensive journalistic and leadership experience in a fast-paced newspaper and/or news website environment.

You will have superior writing and editing skills, together with excellent news judgment, coaching and teamwork skills, and a good knowledge of social media.

Help us to continue to grow our digital audience through great storytelling, video, pictures and blogging.

This is a key role with responsibility and comes with a salary to match.

Based in our modern offices in central Glasgow, the position offers a highly competitive remuneration package including excellent salary, pension scheme, seven weeks annual holiday and free on-site gymnasium and car park.

The Media Scotland portfolio includes numerous market-leading titles including the Scottish Daily Record, Sunday Mail, Metro and 18 successful local titles including the Ayrshire Post, Hamilton Advertiser, Paisley Daily Express, Perthshire Advertiser and Stirling Observer.

Please apply in writing, including your CV, current salary details and notice period to: Ewan Watt, Digital Editorial Director, Media Scotland, One Central Quay, Glasgow, G3 8DA or by email to:

Closing date for applications: Friday, 19 October 2012

Contact: Ewan Watt