Scandinavian Editor – Travel Media

Competitive Salary
25 Jan 2013
25 Feb 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

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Scandinavian Editor – Travel Media


Competitive Salary

About us

  • Ink is the global leader in connecting with travellers. We write, design and produce inflight magazines for more airlines than any other company in the world,  as well as reaching a captive audience of hundreds of millions of travellers each year via Targeted Advertising (TAD) on confirmation emails, check-in emails, print-at-home & mobile boarding passes and onboard entertainment systems.
  •  We are proud to work with over three dozen airlines, producing media in 13 languages and selling advertising in over 100 countries. Our clients include Air Macau, Bangkok Airways, easyJet, Eurostar, Germanwings, Gulf Air, Jetstar, Ryanair, Tiger Airways, TurboJET (the ferry from Hong Kong to Macau), United Airlines, PrivatAir and Wizz Air, plus many more.
  • We own the Airline Retail Conference (ARC) in Europe and Asia-Pacific, the China Travel Retail Conference in Shanghai, and we produce the Airline Passenger Experience Media Platform in association with APEX, the Airline Passenger Experience Association. 
  • We are ranked 7th in the Investec Hot 100 Real Business List 2012 for high performance companies.

About the role

  • Ink, is looking to hire an English speaking Editor for a new magazine launch. Applicants must have an excellent knowledge of Scandinavia and ideally (though not essential) be fluent in both Norwegian and English. 
  • You should also have at least three years experience at editor level on a travel/lifestyle/leisure title. Digital and social media experience is a plus. The position is based in London 

About you

  • The successful candidate must have a very strong editorial background, with experience in newsstand titles. The position is client-facing so you must be articulate and persuasive. It is also necessary you have an understanding of publishing commercials. 
  • Taking complete control of the magazine, from managing the team, to ensuring that the title hits new creative boundaries
  • Ensuring that the magazine is not only on-brand but works hard for the airline in terms of marketing and commercial objectives.
  • Constant monitoring of European focused newspapers, magazines, websites and blogs to keep abreast of what’s going on in the relevant destinations.
  • Cultivating a body of freelance writers and photographers, and maintaining regular contact in order to solicit ideas for content for the magazine.

Why Ink?

  • Fast moving environment  for a market leader in a growth sector
  • Coaching and development programmes for all employees
  • International travel opportunities 
  • Significant earning potential

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