If you have your finger on the pulse of what is trending both in New Zealand and globally, when it comes to fashion, design and lifestyle, then you might be the person we are looking for.
Viva is seeking a driven and dynamic deputy editor with five-plus years of experience to help drive the expansion of our fast growing brand. This is an exciting opportunity to join an incredible team dedicated to creating premium content across multiple platforms.
You will be generating and writing features and articles on a wide range of topics, and will therefore need a sophisticated grasp of what makes a good story and the importance of growing audiences. You’re a big-picture thinker, who is always looking for the next opportunity or exclusive story and how to tell it in a fresh, original way. You’re brimming with ideas and known for your ever-growing – book of contacts, both in NZ and abroad.
You will perform under pressure, have strong organisational skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritise workloads to hit tight deadlines. You are agile and able to manage multiple stories and planning at the same time, along with a strong sense of accountability and attention to detail.
Communication and interpersonal skills, are paramount. You will need to be able to direct and inspire a team of writers, photographers and creatives. Plus, work closely with commercial, marketing, events, finance, video and radio departments. And, you’ll be experienced representing brands at industry events, liaising with PR and commercial clients.
Viva is a highly influential and trusted brand. From our weekly magazine in the NZ Herald, through our website, social media, video, podcasts and events we put style-conscious and savvy consumers in touch with fashionable and aspirational ways to enrich their lives.
We are an organisation fostering reward & recognition, growth & development and progression & succession for our biggest asset – our talent. We are diverse, inclusive, progressive and innovative in all that we do.
Please send us your CV and cover letter to: email@example.com
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Well done guys! Five years is a lifetime in your game.
Really nice follow-up. People gonna love it.
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