News Editor at INFOPRO digital

News Editor at INFOPRO digital

Job Title: News Editor

Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum

Location: London (Piccadilly Circus), United Kingdom

Type Of Employment: Full-time

Function: Editorial

Job Description

Insurance Post, the insurance B2B brand, is looking for a News Editor to manage and motivate a team of journalists to deliver exclusive and in-depth “must read” content ahead of our competition!

Post is the leading brand for the UK insurance sector and publishes a magazine as well as hosting a breaking news website, and a live app. Working in a fast-paced environment with a constantly moving sector we are looking for a news editor with the drive, ambition and hunger to make a real difference in what is one of Infopro Digital’s flagship UK brands.

We need someone who can monitor the effectiveness of news and analysis content and drive a continued increase in the print and online readership of the brand. This is an opportunity for someone who can hit the ground running; will relish the challenge of running a team; and who will get out into the industry to promote the Post brand and build contacts.

Duties Include:

  • Be responsible for the news and in-depth analysis and deliver the editorial strategy as laid out by the Editor.
  • Assign and edit news content – making sure accuracy, house style and quality of journalism is maintained.
  • Encourage the team to conduct video interviews to complement news and analysis. Maximise the effectiveness of this video content.
  • Help source exclusive news stories and helping the journalists bring these to fruition.
  • Develop a team of journalists to help them achieve their targets
  • Chair roundtables, video debates and conferences as directed by the Editor.


  • A track record of writing exclusive news and analysis – and have worked in a weekly or daily news environment
  • Financial journalism experience is ideal but not essential
  • Experience managing a news desk, possibly in a deputy role
  • Committed to thinking ahead of the competition
 What’s on offer

As well as working with the most interesting, talented and fun people, we operate a culture where success is recognised. You will be supported throughout your career tailoring your development through management support, internal and external training courses, and on the job training. Based in a fantastic location at the heart of London’s West End, you will also have access to numerous retail discounts!

In addition to a competitive salary we offer the following benefits:

Basic Additional Flexi
·       25 days annual leave (rising up to 30 days)

·       Group personal pension plan

·       Life assurance

·       Interest free season ticket loan (STL)

·       Childcare vouchers

·       Private medical insurance

·       Income protection

·       Employee assistance programme

·       Bonusly employee recognition

·       Employee discount scheme

·       Onsite monthly chair massage

·       Eye-care Vouchers

·       Vodafone employee advantage scheme

·       Discounted gym membership

·       Flexible working

·       Additional life assurance

·       Bike to work

·       Buying holiday

·       Cancer screenings

·       Critical illness (+ partner)

·       Dental insurance

·       Give as you earn

·       Add partner to gym membership

·       Health cash plan

·       Health screening

·       Personal accident insurance

·       Personal travel insurance

·       Will writing

Infopro Digital also runs The Foundation which supports a number of charities. Staff can volunteer to contribute their skills and expertise to make a meaningful difference to the lives of others.

 How to apply

Click on ‘I’m Interested’ to start your journey.

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We look forward to welcoming you on board!

Read more and apply here.

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