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Social Content Editor

You will be working for Illustrated London News as Social Content Editor

We are looking for someone who can write a good story, that people will share and comment on.

The role is split into two parts:

The first is a taking editorial responsibility for a client’s B2B environmental publication that is widely read by the C level hoteliers

The second is reporting to our social and search manager. The second aspect is creating relevant and engaging online content across our own global print and online sports and fashion publications and for our clients’ social media channels. This includes Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and content-relevant Blogs and Forums

Main responsibilities (Editorial) include:
• Source, sub, and write all copy for the above mentioned publication and maintaining a strong relationship with the client.
• Be on point for the full delivery of 5 issues per year

Main responsibilities (Social) include:
• Help implement our social media content plans
• Implement engaging social media campaigns
• Write, edit and repurpose content for social media channels and online communities
• Regularly update a series of Facebook pages, focusing on engagement, news, promotions and campaigns
• Update YouTube channels with new video content and supporting copy
• Co-ordinate and collaborate with internal stakeholders and clients to ensure content is accurate, engaging and relevant
• Generate weekly reports to measure effectiveness of social media activity and gain customer insight
• Review competitor social media activity
• Keep up with social media developments, emerging platforms and trends

Candidate Requirements
• Editorial experience and an a demonstrable ability to understand and write on complex topics to senior industry professionals
• Practical social media experience
• Great writing, editing and briefing skills
• Brilliant organisational and planning skills
• The ability to work on multiple projects at the same time
• The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
• Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
• Under the guidance of the Search and Social manager live and breathe all things social and work tirelessly towards very measureable targets

If that sounds like you, fire over your CV with some examples to stephen.croome@iln.co.uk

The Job


Job type: Permanent full time

Remote working possible: no

Level of experience required:



This job is located in London, England, United Kingdom

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