Beauty News Editor, George Buckland Ltd

Location: Hybrid working (at least 3 days a week in Central London office, SE1)
Salary details: £33,000pa
Closes: 23/08/2022
  • Full-Time

News Editor for b2b Cosmetics & Beauty title

An opportunity to oversee the publishing of daily online news content content about the global beauty & cosmetics industry.

The news content of this b2b publication covers a wide range of personal care industry topics, from Ingredients to Packaging through to Regulatory issues, and Beauty trends and therefore this is a terrifically varied role for you to get your news hound teeth into. As well as the daily online content there is a sister print publication allowing for the publication of longer form features.

Working alongside a News Reporter and reporting to the Editor your responsibilities include  :

  • Overseeing the publishing of daily online news content about the global beauty & cosmetics industry
  • Writing an editorial analysis so that readers benefit from your in-depth news analysis of key news stories
  • Building relationships with Influencers and PRs as well as attending Media Events in order to find a unique news angle and create interview opportunities
  • Attending and reporting from national and international beauty industry events
  • Pitching and writing full-length feature articles for the print title
  • Hosting commercial webinars on behalf of advertisers and commercial partners
  • Helping to shape the social media strategy for the title

About the publisher :

This B2B publisher produces several publications across the personal care sector, which means that as News Editor you’ll be joining a busy news room, and furthermore you’ll benefit from good personal and career development potential. Along with the other News Editors and Journalists you’ll have the option of working a hybrid pattern, which means you can choose to divide your time between the newsroom and remote working. The publisher has its offices in a stunning warehouse conversion which is a 5 minute walk from London Bridge.

News Editor, Application Criteria

  • You’ll be a digital newshound comfortable overseeing daily news content to tight deadlines
  • Because this is News Editor job you’ll already have gained experience of news writing across one or more b2b publications
  • You’ll hold an NCTJ accreditation and have a good working knowledge of media law

The global beauty & cosmetics industry is a dynamic and glamorous sector which is predicated to be worth 85 billion US dollars by 2024. Furthermore the industry ranks in the top 5 of global industry sectors by revenue. Therefore you can see that the beauty & cosmetics sector is a hugely exciting market sector ripe with juicy news stories.

To apply please email your CV to george@georgebuckland.com or click Apply Now below.

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