Editorial Head needed with Mumbai Newspaper

Top publishing house in Mumbai, with interests in various media, is looking for a strong editorial leader for its multi-city newspaper editions.

Job Description

* To lead the overall editorial function as a second in command. Position will report to the Editor-in-Chief.

* Managing team/shifts. Planning the layout of newspaper editions through a large and energetic team.

* Take ownership of the paper. To discuss with management and editorial staff members regarding placement of developing news stories.

* Determine placement of stories based on relative significance, available space.

* Marking layout sheets to indicate position of each story and accompanying photographs.

* Approving proofs submitted by composing room. May write or revise headlines, edit copy, perform related editorial duties as required.

Candidate profile:

* Have at least 12- 15 years of experience in news journalism.

* Leadership, managerial, decision making and communication skills.

* High degree of commitment to editorial excellence.

* Mumbai experience would be necessary.

* Candidate should have good knowledge of news and should have excellent command over the English language.

* Strong appreciation of style, presentation, packaging & design.

* Must be able to relate to the youthful mindset of its readers.

* Being a leadership role, the individual will have to command the respect of the entire team and guide them towards success on a continuous basis.

will be very attractive.

Contact: Please write in complete confidence, attaching your CV to mail@plum-postings.co.in with the subjectline: Editorial Head.
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