MiNDFOOD seeks a full-time Chief Sub-Editor with at least 5 years experience to join our talented team in Surry Hills, Sydney.
McHugh Media is an integrated media company. MiNDFOOD is a multi-platform media brand delivering local and global content. The monthly magazine and website feature a range of articles, galleries, television, podcasts, recipes, quotes, brain teasers, photographs and daily news. The digital platforms also include social media and eNewsletters. The core editorial platforms of Smart Thinking, Culture, Food and Drink, Health, Style, Decor, and Travel can be accessed online and through the pages of the magazine.
Launched in March 2008, MiNDFOOD is innovative in that you can choose how and when you want to access the content, either through the pages of the magazine or daily interaction with MiNDFOOD online. We've done the work for you.
Job Description:To implement and monitor content sub-editing maintaining the style and tone for the magazines, iPad and onlineWrite editorial that is within the brand and tone, including articles, reviews, cover lines, advertorials and news items as requiredEnsure content is available and able to be uploaded for online, film podcast, mobile and print purposesRemain within agreed budget, if commissioning contentAttend editorial meetings, contribute ideas, research possible stories and content for both online and printLiaise with writers and photographers to resolve editorial queriesEnsure factual and grammatical accuracy of copy, approve layouts, manage production process, and meet strict monthly deadlinesEdit MiNDFOOD brand extensions including MiNDFOOD STYLE, MiNDFOOD DECORWrite headlines, sells and captions as required, check all proofs for house and design style, typos, legal and other problemsWork with Editor-in-Chief, Art Director and Advertising Coordinator to manage the flat plans
Your Skills and Experience:Fastidious about accuracy, sense, consistency, spelling and grammarGenuine interest in food, human interest, decor and fashionExcellent communicatorExtremely organised time manager who works well to deadlinesAt least five years' experience as a senior sub in magazinesTalent for writing catchy headlines, intros and captionsEnergetic team player with a passion for magazinesSolid InDesign skills