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Editor Required

International Living is in the business of showing people how and where they can enjoy a more international life…live better for less…fund their new life overseas and embrace adventure.

We are now seeking a resourceful and effective editor to join our growing team in our headquarters, the historic Woodlock House in Portlaw, Waterford, Ireland.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the planning, production, and management of our library of books, courses and online reports.

You’ll work with our growing team of designers, editors, and correspondents around the world.

This role requires a high level of creativity, an openness to new ideas, and excellent writing and editing skills. If you’re an enthusiastic individual who has a clear understanding of what goes into producing successful publications this role could be ideal.

Our readership is predominantly North American, and as editor you’ll edit, write, research, proofread, and copyedit based around a wide variety of topics including travel, photography and media.

If you are organised and keen to succeed and love producing quality copy, this position could be yours.

In return, you get a good starting salary, a clear career path, and excellent prospects including the possibility of travel.

Duties include:

Copy-editing and proofreading written content with a critical eye and attention to detail.

Researching and fact-checking information pertaining to the focus of our publications.

Editing and writing as required.

Organising and chairing meetings for editorial and promotional content planning.

Liaising with writers, graphic designers, and editors at all stages of the production process.

Essential requirements:

At least 2 years experience working in an editorial role.

Meticulous copyediting and proofreading.

Excellent communication, organisational, research, and fact-checking skills.

A grasp of the role the internet plays in today’s publishing industry.

Desirable:

Some travel experience—having seen some of the world would be a distinct advantage.

Knowledge of the travel writing industry.

Experience with photography.

Knowledge of HTML is a plus.

Please include a CV, a cover letter, and writing sample with your application to ldoyle@internationalliving.com.

 

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Editor Required