Night News Editor – Newspaper Website

  • Editorial
  • Permanent
  • London, W8 5SA
  • Generous salary and benefits GBP / Year
  • Salary: Generous salary and benefits / Year

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Job reference: 30810

Big name, English newspaper website, read around the world, seeks night news editor to run their overnight news output.

You bring 24 hours news editing experience, energy and ideas; they’ll bring a fabulous name for your CV and vast range of benefits (think subsidised canteen, onsite gym, retail discounts and onsite GP appts) as well as training and development that is second to none.

The Night News Editor’s Role:

  • Direct, develop and maintain the quality of output of rolling, 24-hour digital news.
  • Work closely with the night editor and a team of reporters to identify and deliver breaking news stories.
  • Keep an eye on the wires, rival news publications, social media, etc.
  • On the management team, involved in management of editorial processes, news gathering, news page editing, etc, etc.


  • Have proven ability to stay calm and deliver compelling news stories in a fast-paced, 24-hour news environment – you enjoy the intensity.
  • Track record of managing a team of news reporters.
  • Lots of experience of 24-hour digital news and production processes in a newspaper setting.
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