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Sub Editor

  • Department: Publishing
  • Location: Hammersmith
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: VAC- 7248

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Harrods Publishing & Creative Content is looking for a talented and super-organised sub-editor to join its fast-paced team. The sub-editor will be responsible for ensuring editorial accuracy and house style across a portfolio of print magazines, as well as on a variety of marketing communications ranging from brand emails to packaging.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensuring copy is grammatically correct and adheres to house style
  • Fact-checking copy
  • Sub-editing copy – editing/rewriting/fitting on layout
  • Writing strong headlines, stand firsts, captions and pull quotes
  • Proofreading cromalins and printer proofs
  • Prioritising workload and working to tight deadlines

    Person specification:

    • Capable of juggling several tasks at once
    • Calm under pressure
    • Proficient in InDesign
    • Good at problem solving and working on own initiative
    • Excellent team player


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