Social Editor - LADbible


  • Manchester / London / Remote  
    perm, from remote  
  • Company
    LADbible Group  
    Start date
  • Closing date
    23 February 2022  
    Posted on
    24 December 2021  

As a Social Editor you will be responsible for delivering the news to our vast audience 24/7. You will know what they want to hear, how they want to hear it, and when they want to hear it.

Building a daily schedule based on what news is happening that day, what original stories we are using and what stories our community have to tell. You will be responsible for packaging, posting and measuring success of articles and using that knowledge to continually improve and target wider audiences.

Sitting as a key member of our growing editorial team this role is vital is the performance of our site and offer some excellent learning and progression opportunities.  

What will you be doing? 

  • Packages articles – creating captions, titles and thumbnails 
  • Sourcing existing news stories.
  • Posts articles on Facebook & Twitter
  • Measuring success of articles – looking into the data analytics of performance. 
  • Controlling overall article schedule. 
  • Scheduling overnight articles. 
  • Assisting and advising on on-site video best practice. 
  • Targeting wider audiences. 

What do you need to have done before?

  • Social media experience – preferably from a publishing background  
  • A passion for news and stories. 
  • Analytical – being able to recognise data driven feedback. 
  • Organised – Calm underpressure and good at planning ahead
  • Basic photoshop knowledge.

**Please note this role has a shift pattern which includes Mornings, Evenings & Weekends **

All interviews are being conducted via Zoom until further notice however the role will be based in the London OR Manchester office Two days per week.

LADbible Group is an equal opportunities employer. We are determined to create a diverse group at all levels of our company and we welcome all members of the community to apply for openings with us.