Editor – Journalism – England

The editor will report to the group editorial director, with a dotted-line to the managing director of Incisive Media’s finance division.
Incisive Media is an award-winning information provider, serving a wide range of financial, business technology and professional services markets globally. As PPA’s B2B Digital Publisher of the Year for three years running we are an entrepreneurial, creative, digital-facing organisation on the cutting edge of media with a flexible-working culture. Incisive Media is a fantastic place to progress your career.

What you will be doing:
We are looking for an editor with a track-record of writing and commissioning high-calibre editorial content that is valuable to professional audiences such as the financial advisers who read PA.
The editor will need the ability to represent the brand within the financial adviser community, host PA’s own events, and build a network of senior industry contacts. They will also need to be able to lead a team of three journalists and develop original, hard-hitting editorial content that sets PA apart from its rivals and helps financial advisers and paraplanners do their jobs better and advance their career.

Day-to-day, the editor will be responsible for:
Leading the PA editorial team and being the main point of contact with the commercial and marketing teams
Be the main front-person at PA’s events, and the main presenter on video and podcasts
Ensure that PA’s editorial content is of the highest-possible standard, across all platforms
Use their network of senior contacts and market-knowledge to develop fresh editorial ideas to build a highly-engaged audience and provide a platform for new products and services
Maintain a keen eye on the competition to ensure PA is always at least one step ahead

What we value:
Proven leadership skills in a senior editorial role
Evidence of personal dynamism, creativity, energy and passion
A learning-mindset – always looking to develop their experience and skills, as well as those of their team
Personal values in line with the company’s culture: teamwork, collaboration, inclusion, integrity, respect, fairness, consistency
Market-knowledge – or the ability to acquire it quickly
The ability to establish good relations with people quickly
The ability to represent a brand like PA in a public arena – e.g. speaking from a podium, chairing live debates
The ability to present on video and audio
A strong work ethic
A positive outlook
A good sense of humour
As well as working with the most interesting, talented and fun people in media, we operate a culture where success is recognised. You will be supported throughout your career at Incisive Media, tailoring your development through management support, internal and external training courses, and on the job training. Based in a fantastic location at the heart of London’s Covent Garden, you will also have access to numerous retail discounts!

We also offer a range of benefits including:
Flexible working
25 days annual leave (increasing to 30 days)
Group personal pension plan
Health Cash Plan (company paid)
Life assurance
Interest Free Season Ticket Loan
Private Medical Insurance
Corporate gym membership
Retail discounts
Employee Referral Scheme
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
IM Foundation – staff can volunteer a small amount of their time to contribute their skills and make a meaningful difference to the lives of others

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