Foreign Editor, Woman's Day

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Work type: permanent full time
Location: Sydney
Categories: Editorial, Publishing

What you will know about Bauer Media Australia is our brands - The Australian Women's Weekly, Woman's Day, OK!, Australian House & Garden, Wheels, Gourmet Traveller and many, many more. What you may not know is that we are a diverse, fast moving, constantly evolving multi–platform media business with over 1500 people, all bringing their passion and creativity together in order to produce great products that inspire others.

Woman’s Day is Australia’s biggest selling weekly magazine, read by around 1.3 million readers every week. From royals to recipes, the brand has been delivering the ultimate escape for Australian women for 70 years.

The opportunity

Due to internal promotion, we have a rare vacancy for an experienced and passionate Foreign Editor who is dedicated to seeking out the next big cover story.

Are you an experienced entertainment journalist or editor looking to make the next move? Are you glued to any screen or magazine for the latest craze, split or hook up in Hollywood? Do you crave photos of the Royals at home and abroad?

You’ll be responsible for the writing, researching and implementation of multiple foreign Hollywood and royal stories which speak to the interests of our readership and grow the magazine circulation and profitability of this iconic brand. This is a key leadership role, reporting to and pitching ideas to the Editor In Chief. It enjoys accountability for the cover story and international exposure.

Who you are

Ideally you’ll already be reporting on or writing Hollywood news stories for a weekly or online publication. You’ve a passion for seeking out the biggest news of the week and exclusive stories, an eye for a new angle and a hunger to be the first to break a story!

You’ll be experienced in commissioning writers and agencies for features and interviews and possess an innate ability to write quick, clean copy, as well as edit copy from multiple sources when faced with strict deadlines. You’ll also be someone who is willing to see a story through from start to finish, contributing to coverlines and helping to decide which stories are the most newsworthy of the week.

If you’re already celebrity obsessed and can rave about what’s happening in the UK or US at any time of the day, we want to hear from you! This is a career opportunity offering real advancement within a committed team and supported by talented writers.

If this sounds like your dream role, please apply with your cover letter and resume.


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