£Competitive + Benefits
We are looking for a Content Editor to help lead our talented news team producing content for www.gazettelive.co.uk and The Gazette in our digital-first newsroom in Middlesbrough.
You will have a keen understanding of the kind of high quality content which drives an engaged digital audience and be full of ideas to ensure we publish the kind of content our readers want in the way they want to consume it.
Our Business: Trinity Mirror plc
Trinity Mirror plc, with an award winning portfolio of newspapers, websites and digital products, is one of the UK’s largest multimedia companies employing over six thousand people across more than 60 locations around the country.
Our drive to capture, present and analyse the news inspired the launch of our very first papers in the early 19th Century. And today our commitment is just as strong. Whether via page or screen, our audiences get the trusted, reliable news service they have come to expect. Our loyal readers and advertisers are attracted by the knowledge, insight and vital services that our iconic brands (Daily Mirror, Manchester Evening News, Liverpool Echo, Scottish Daily Record and Sunday Mail to name a few) provide. None of this would be possible without our dedicated employees driving the business forward.
You will be comfortable telling stories through words, pictures, audio, live blogging and through other interactive digital storytelling tools. We also have big ambitions around video, and the successful candidate will understand how to ensure this is at the heart of what we do.
You will have demonstrated the ability to manage a team of reporters and inspire them to get the very best out of their stories.
Above all, you should have the determination to stand out from the crowd in the next stage of our digital development.
If you feel you fit the bill, this is a fantastic opportunity in one of the best news patches in the country.
The successful candidate will already have a relevant journalism qualification.
What you need to know
Trinity Mirror plc has a strong benefits package which includes, for this role, a competitive base salary, 33 days holiday including bank holidays and pension along with an extensive flexible benefits portfolio (to be discussed at interview.
We may close the advert early due to a high volume of applications. We will be reviewing applications as they are received so please don't delay in submitting your application.
Trinity Mirror plc is committed to equal opportunity for all. We may collect relevant data for monitoring as part of our candidate registration process.