Managing Editor – M&A

  • Editorial
  • Hybrid
  • Permanent
  • London, SE1 3QX
  • 100,000 - 120,000 GBP / Year
  • Salary: £100,000 - 120,000

Media Contacts Ltd

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This is a unique opportunity to lead a talented team of journalists breaking exclusive stories on global M&A and financing deals.

As managing editor, you will work with the chief content officer and leadership team to develop and implement editorial strategy. Day to day, you will manage a London-based team of section editors and journalists. This news organization have seen consistent, year-on-year subscription growth and is beating the industry’s best-known news services to stories across Europe, America, and Asia.

Alongside their subscription news service, this business also hosts a handful of industry events in Europe and America. As managing editor, you will have the opportunity to attend, network, and moderate discussions with the industry’s leading figures.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with the leadership team on editorial strategy, areas for growth and development
  • Manage a team of journalists and editors, setting KPIs, and coaching teams to achieve their goals
  • Attend industry events, representing the brand, and moderating discussions with industry leaders

Key requirements include:

  • A strong reputation for leading financial news teams
  • A good knowledge of global capital markets
  • Experience in covering M&A for an off-diary-driven newsroom would be advantageous

This company are unable to provide sponsorship for those without the right to work in the United Kingdom.

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