Job title: Web and Features Editor 

Salary: DoE

We are looking for a web and features editor for Cambridge Edition, a thriving local what’s on and lifestyle magazine. As well as being a fantastic writer with a couple of years experience writing for a magazine, newspaper or website under their belt, our ideal candidate will be digital and social media savvy, as well as having plenty of ideas. Good knowledge of Cambridge would be a big bonus.

The web and features editor, reporting to the editor in chief, will be responsible for producing copy for Cambridge Edition’s printed publication, as well as creating content for our weekly digital newsletter the Cambridge EDIT, the website (www.cambsedition.co.uk), and helping to manage the Cambridge Edition social media channels. The job involves assisting with all the editorial duties that go into producing a magazine, from coming up with content ideas, sourcing images and proofreading, right the way through to meeting with advertising clients and representing the magazine at events.

In addition to being able to create well-written, accurate copy on a variety of topics – sometimes to tight deadlines – we’re after somebody who is creative, commercially aware, eager to learn and hard working. If this sounds like you, send your CV and a cover note to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at the earliest opportunity.

 

 

Job title: Media Field Sales Executive


Bright is a dynamic, full-service media agency, producing consumer magazines and providing a range of design, marketing and project management services for some of the largest companies in the UK and Europe. 

We are recruiting a Media Field Sales Executive to join our market-leading Cambridge Edition portfolio. This role is focused on introducing businesses across Cambridge and the surrounding areas to the print and digital advertising opportunities that exist through our website and monthly magazine as well as weekly digital newsletter, quarterly map and biannual education guide. 

This is an opportunity for a sales-driven individual who will enjoy meeting with prospective advertisers and providing them with creative, client-focused multimedia advertising campaigns. You will have strong relationship-building skills, be persuasive and, most of all, provide customers with excellent advertising solutions. 

The ideal candidate will be a team player with a hard-working attitude and have: 

  • A proven B2B sales background with a minimum of 2 years’ experience
  • A confident and competent manner when meeting clients face-to-face
  • Proven sales experience of winning new business 
  • Creative ideas to lead clients to right solutions 
  • Great listening and questioning ability to understand client objectives 
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail 
  • The ability to achieve clients’ long-term aims and objectives

 

The package is negotiable, however a full driving licence and car will be required. Media experience is preferable, although not essential as training will be given. So, if you are a driven, money motivated, team player and want to take that exciting next step in your sales career, come and join the award-winning media team at Bright Publishing!