News Editor Job in Preston

Skiddle is looking for a News Editor to be based at our Head Office in Preston, Lancashire.

Essential experience for the role of News Editor at Skiddle includes:

  • At least two years’ editorial experience, preferably in an online setting
  • News Editor JobsA first degree in English, Journalism or other relevant subject area
  • Excellent copywriting/journalism skills and impeccable spelling and grammar
  • A good knowledge of and interest in contemporary music, especially dance music
  • A knowledge of the UK club and events scene
  • Experience of website management using content management software
  • Experience of managing the social media presence for an organisation
  • Experience (or an understanding) of SEO principles
  • A proactive attitude
  • Highly motivated and organised, with the ability to juggle several tasks at once
  • The ability to work well with colleagues at all levels
  • Commercial awareness

If you’re interested, find out more about the News Editor role by visiting Skiddle’s Current Vacancies page.