Media and Entertainment Editor
We are seeking an experienced Journalist to join the Sunday Times as a Media and Entertainment Editor. The remit of this role will cover all spectrums of the Media and Entertainment world encompassing but not limited to broadcasting, film, digital platforms, tech, gaming and cultural activities across print and digital.
The successful candidate will be expected to pitch story ideas comprising exclusives and new angles of existing stories which will appeal to our wide and varied readership. They will bring with them knowledge of the Media and Entertainment industries along with an up to date and comprehensive contacts book which will ensure we are getting the best stories.
It is also important that the successful candidate has a good knowledge of how to publicise stories across social media and how to use graphics, pictures and multimedia to illustrate their stories.
Good experience on a national newspaper / agency
Self-starter with a nose for a story and a determination to succeed
Willingness to work flexible hours
Unflappable under pressure and delivers work at a consistently high standard
Your application must include a CV and covering letter.
Closing date for applications is 19th July
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Our newspapers and associated brands are some of the most powerful media brands in the English speaking world, reaching 30 million people each week. They are very different products with different values and different strengths, but all are united by a commitment to independent journalism that connects with our customers.
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