Euromoney Institutional Investor

  • Managing Editor

    Job ID
    Sep 2018-8085
    Department
    Insider Publishing
    Location
    London
    Contract Type
    Permanent Full-Time
    Category
    Editorial
  • Job Advert

    The Insurance Insider is recruiting a Managing Editor for its London-based team to cover maternity leave starting in January.

     

    The Managing Editor will deputise for the Editor-in-Chief in his absence, taking responsibility for the editorial direction of the title, chairing editorial meetings and dealing with any important issues that arise.

     

    The role will also involve sharing a range of responsibilities with the other editors on the team that will include some of the following:

    • Line management of reporters;
    • Anchoring the day-to-days news coverage;
    • Overseeing exclusive news production, including mentoring reporters through stories and generating ideas to pursue;
    • Editing copy both for the website and for weekly issues;
    • Writing value add content for the magazine;
    • Attending overseas industry conferences and acting as an ambassador for the title;
    • Overseeing the production of special conference issues.

    The successful candidate will:

    • Have substantial experience as an editor in a B2B context;
    • Have deep knowledge of the insurance sector;
    • Have strong leadership skills, an ability to inspire a team and a cool head under fire;
    • Be an effective people manager, with strong interpersonal skills and a willingness to buy-in to our culture;
    • Be a skilled writer, with a track record of creating value add content;
    • Be highly organised and structured, with the ability to multi-task successfully and work at pace;
    • Have experience chairing events.

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