Tri-city-based native English editor for Poland In Your Pocket (full-time)
We are looking for a Trojmiasto-based native English speaker with experience in writing and editing to join In Your Pocket’s editorial team in Poland. The preferred candidate is someone who is passionate about Gdańsk, Sopot & Gdynia and engaged in what is happening locally, who has an interest in travel, history and Polish culture, and who is eager to share their knowledge and experience with tourists and travellers. Your primary job will be to edit existing content and create new texts relating to not only the 3 cities in Tri/city, but also the surrounding region. We need someone witty and creative, who exhibits a strict attention to detail, is able to work independently, manage their time efficiently and perform under deadline pressure to deliver exceptional, informative and engaging editorial in a range of formats (in print, online, blog, social media, more). You will be In Your Pocket’s expert on all things related to Gdansk, Sopot & Gdynia.
Manage, edit and update existing content about Gdansk, Sopot and Gdynia in print and online
Create new features, venue descriptions and other content for those cities
Meet regular monthly deadlines for printed content
Provide quality photos for use in print and online
Oversee print layout (content, design, images) and proofread for accuracy and errors
Cooperate and coordinate work with the research team, salespeople and the Events manager
Manage, edit, support in the creation of content for social media and blog.
Reply to reader queries and questions about your cities
Immediate availability (NOW!)
Excellent writing skills in English
Degree in Literature, Journalism, Creative Writing or related field
Proven work experience as a writer, editor or proofreader
Ability to work independently, multitask and meet strict deadlines
Experience with MS Office, Google Drive, Adobe Suite or other publishing tools
Familiarity with SEO and a range of social media platforms
If you fit the profile and are interested in joining our team, send us an email introducing yourself, your background and experience and attach any relevant documents you think might help us get a better picture of who you are and your qualifications.