B2B Journalist, International Railway Journal

Location: Falmouth, Cornwall
Salary details: £24-28,000 DOE
Closes: 01/03/2020
  • Full-Time

Looking for a fresh challenge in your journalism career? Keen to get to grips with and report on a cutting-edge industry?

International Railway Journal is seeking an enthusiastic and bright journalist to join our editorial team in Falmouth.

IRJ leads the way in railway industry journalism, with the magazine distributed to more than 10,000 subscribers in over 140 countries. We also have an industry-leading website which is brimming with content and gets more than 160,000 unique visitors every month. And we do all of this from Falmouth, Cornwall, one of the most desirable places to live in the entire UK.

As a journalist on the IRJ team you will be responsible for compiling daily news content for railjournal.com and will write features for the monthly magazine.

The ideal candidate will have professional journalistic experience. We are looking for someone with a talent for writing snappy and engaging copy to tight deadlines, a hunger to learn, and the ability to hit the ground running. An understanding of railways is a distinct advantage.

The position will involve international travel, so knowledge of foreign languages is a plus, and you must be comfortable with representing the publication at industry events. Applicants with desktop publishing and design skills are encouraged to get in touch.

To apply, send your CV and a covering letter stating why you are the right fit for us to ks@railjournal.co.uk