Junior and Senior Editorial Assistants, Voyageur Publishing & Design

Function: Editorial

Role categories: Publishing / Press / Media, Editorial

  • Rate/Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Bristol
  • Starting date: ASAP
  • Expires: 18/01/2019

Job description

Working as part of a small, dedicated editorial team on our range of trade publications, these roles would involve helping to deliver polished copy for our print publications and news websites.

Junior editorial assistant – daily uploading of content to our website, sharing of content via social media, populating mailers with editorial content, proofreading; some writing, subediting and picture research.

Senior editorial assistant – copyediting, news and feature writing, liaising with contributors, commissioning content, building relationships with industry representatives, ability to learn the general concepts of the industries we represent and to research key topics within those industries, working to house style.


Person specification

We are looking for motivated individuals, with keen initiative and strong communications skills, who are organised, willing to act on constructive feedback, and able to coordinate and manage a variety of tasks. 

Preferred experience for junior role: use of a CMS to upload web-based content, knowledge of best use of social media for business, Mailchimp, working to deadlines.

Preferred experience for senior role: at least three years’ experience in an editorial department, experience of writing for trade or B2B publications, feature editing, InDesign.


Good holiday package, pension scheme