Managing Editor
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We are searching for an expert Managing Editor to supervise our company’s everyday publishing procedures. You will be reporting directly to the Editor-in-Chief and supervising writers, publishing manager and other staff. You must be able to bring in new and innovative concepts for stories, finalize and forward them for printing. We expect exceptional organizational and managing abilities as well as exclusive problem-solving skills.

If you are a creative individual and love media industry, we would like to meet you. Kindly send across your application with your updated portfolio right away.


  • Plan, manage and execute everyday tasks as per the schedule

  • Appoint, train and supervise employees

  • Work together with the editor-in-chief to look into content and finalize the content schedule

  • Manage weekly publications and meetings with the team

  • Design and accept projects for journalists and editors

  • Control plans, supervise the editing process and implement deadlines

  • Assist in approving finale copy for submission with design, style, and tone

  • Resolve any issues within the team if they arise

  • Attend social events representing the company


  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or relevant field

  • 3-4 years experience as Managing Editor or relevant role

  • Outstanding capability of copy-writing and editing

  • Working awareness of web platforms like WordPress, Joomla etc.

  • Proficient in English

  • Ability to plan and coordinate with team and operations

  • Exceptional administrative and management skills

  • Brilliant communication and interpersonal skills

  • Attention to detail and good with deadlines

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