Accessibility Links

Sub Editor

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

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


      Our Promise to You

      At Harrods we believe nothing is impossible. We drive ourselves and inspire others to always push for more. This passion to exceed is what sets us apart. We are proud to be a place where standing out means being yourself.

      People Stories
      In with the new Studio
      In with the new Studio
      You might be familiar with the newly reimagined departments in-store – but did you know another transformation has...
      An incredibauble memory
      An incredibauble memory
      Hi, I’m Olivia a Resourcing Specialist at Harrods, and I’m Beth our Quality Assurance Assistant.   Oliv...
      There is always someone who will listen
      There is always someone who will listen
      We’re proud to say we have employees that are qualified as Mental Health First Aiders across all of our sites. We ...
      Express yourself
      Express yourself
      James joined Harrods more than three years ago as our Advertising Executive. Today he has a brand-new role as Marcomms M...

      We are proud to have been awarded