Science and Technology Editor
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Dmg Media

201-500 employees

Global multimedia news publisher reaching millions daily.
Company Overview
dmg media stands out as a global leader in the media industry, reaching over 24 million people daily with its diverse portfolio of brands, including Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday, Metro, and more. The company's commitment to delivering trusted, engaging content is evident in its recent launch of a dedicated Royal channel, further expanding its comprehensive news coverage. With a culture that prioritizes relevance and accuracy, dmg media offers a dynamic and rewarding work environment for those passionate about journalism and digital media.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2008

Headquarters

null, United Kingdom

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

16%

2 year growth

17%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
SEO
Animation
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Content & Writing
Requirements
  • Broad knowledge of all science & tech matters
  • Ability to work self-sufficiently and generate own science & tech stories
  • Ability to digest scientific papers and turn it into engaging pieces
  • At least six years or more experience managing teams in a major newsroom
  • Capability to write and edit in a pressurised environment
  • Applicable knowledge of multiplatform news gathering tools and resources
Responsibilities
  • Overseeing the editorial direction of the Science & Tech news team
  • Finding and breaking exclusive science & tech stories of national and global interest
  • Executing strategy for the U.S. Science & Technology coverage
  • Managing a team of reporters and their daily output
  • Ensuring the quality of output in alignment with the demands of a 24-hour global news operation
  • Planning and development of long-term news stories and events
  • Managing a team of reporters and working collaboratively with photo and video producers, social and SEO teams
  • Working jointly with the executive team to plan the editorial direction and workflow
  • Exercising news judgement and using in-house analytics tools to ensure that news teams are optimizing headlines and sub-decks to in-house style
  • Quality control ensuring the teams produce the most engaging copy and working with content partners to ensure each story published has the most compelling selection of images, animation and video available
  • Collaborating with global editorial team to obtain content from the global desks which may be of interest to the U.S. readership
  • Mentoring co-workers and ensuring development opportunities are being nurtured
  • Talent scouting potential new recruits
Desired Qualifications
  • Passion for the DailyMail.com brand, its editorial voice and global audience
  • Strong communication skills to direct and work collaboratively with a global team of editorial executives and co-workers