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We're hiring! International Community Editor, Dazed Digital

Dazed Media is hiring an International Community Editor

About the role: International Community Editor, Dazed Digital

Reporting to: Digital Editor, Dazed Digital

About Us:

Dazed Media is the world’s leading independent fashion and culture media brand.

Twenty-five years ago, Jefferson Hack and Rankin Waddell set up a magazine that would become a movement: Dazed & Confused. The title became a lightning rod for cultural provocation – radically reframing international style culture. Today, we are an agenda-setting publishing powerhouse and the most efficient way to reach the world’s most influential audiences.

Dazed Media powers an ever-evolving network of premium digital channels and iconic print titles including Dazed, AnOther, Another Man, Hunger and Nowness.

Role Summary

Working with the Digital Editor and Head of Digital, the International Community Editor role is responsible for global growth across all our digital platforms. They will manage the community of international editors, build new international marketing relationships, help to spearhead the international strategy and new social platform launches.

The role requires an individual who is growth focussed, understands the Dazed editorial tone of voice, and is able to manage a team of International Editors.

Duties, responsibilities & deliverables

  • Responsible for international digital growth across platforms
  • With the help of Digital Editor, build a team of international editors
  • Continue to manage the international editors output day-to-day, including pitches from the editors right through to editing final work
  • Develop and evolve global community and editorial strategies to maximise audience growth against KPIs set from Head of Digital
  • Help identify new global growth opportunities
  • Work with Digital Marketing Manager to run geo-targeted paid social marketing in key countries around geo-specific editorial to drive increased global traffic to Dazed Digital
  • Alongside relevant editors plan and execute editorial campaigns to gain visibility in specific countries
  • Advise on content roll out according to country and platform
  • Edit all work submitted from the local market editors to ensure it is at the standard of all other editorial across the site
  • Assist Data Manager in reporting on international growth against targets
  • Track international publisher competitors and be aware of market changes
  • Inform commercial team on large branded projects or digital campaigns within the international marketplace
  • Develop and maintain international marketing relationships

Essential skills and requirements

  • Previous experience in a similar role or as an editor within a team at a comparable publisher is absolutely essential
  • Understanding of Dazed’s editorial tone of voice
  • Good communication skills and awareness of differences in each territory
  • An appetite for growth and a curiosity for new emerging platforms
  • Ability to speak other languages is desired but not essential

How to apply:

Email your CV and 1 page cover letter in PDF format letter, together with your salary expectations and any notice period you have in your current role to jobs@dazedmedia.com with International Community Editor  in the subject heading

Notes:

* This is full time role based in our London office. We are not considering remote or freelance candidates for this position.

** You must have the required visa to live and work in the U.K

*** No Agencies please.

**** This job post will remain live until we have filled the position.  

Posting Date: 3rd of October