Digital Editor

  • £22000 - £45000 per annum
  • Posted: 18/09/2017
  • Bristol BS8 2NP Bristol
  • Job Ref: 043309378
  • Permanent

Job Details

Our client who are an award-winning review & booking service provider are looking for an experienced Editor to join their team in Clifton, Bristol.

You will be working full time, Monday - Friday and receive a competitive salary

The ideal candidate will have a blend of creative, managerial and commercial skills as well as excellent digital competency, who can take overall responsibility for the content (which is online-only), help move it forward and find innovations and a competitive edge in an increasingly dynamic industry. You will be managing a team of 3-4 in a busy editorial department, and reporting to the directors.

- Overseeing our editorial strategy across newsletters, social media, blog and other content
- Editing, loading and updating hotel reviews and other site content, including photos, text and hotel data
- Writing new content (including hotel reviews and newsletters)
- Managing the editorial staff (team of 3)
- Liaising seamlessly with the marketing department
- Exploring new ways to keep the company at the forefront of the boutique-hotel landscape
- Input into company developments and policy making, including website functionality

Key Requirements:
- At least 3 years as an editor or deputy editor, with online focus
- Proven commercial acumen, including responsibility for a budget
- Excellent managerial skills, with 3+ years managing a team
- Excellent digital competency, including social media
- Strong leadership, and the drive to steer colleagues through change
- Superb writing and visual skills, including photo editing
- Proactive, energetic and creative
- An eye for detail and quick proof-reading
- The ability to implement efficient processes for the team to follow
- Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- A friendly, easy-going manner to fit in with our small Bristol-based team
- A passion for travel and boutique hotels

If interested in this fantastic opportunity then please send your CV to

We will endeavour to be in touch as soon as possible. If you are not successful on this occasion we will keep you CV on file and be in touch when other suitable positions become available.