Online Content Producer

PA Media is looking for a tech and features editor to work on the fast-paced and highly successful news, sport and lifestyle website and app, Microsoft News. Ideally the candidate will have a passion for technology (including games, digital innovation and computing), as well an interest in cars, and an ability to work across the popular features sections of the site.

Key responsibilities:

  • Copytasting and prioritising stories
  • Writing interesting headlines designed to create online engagement
  • Fantastic picture selection
  • Engaging with the audience through social media
  • Reading analytics and taking decisions based on learnings

Essential criteria:

  • Experience of working in a fast-moving digital newsroom
  • Understanding of a wide range of Entertainment and Features content including Technology, Cars, Lifestyle, Health, Food, and Travel
  • Excellent English and superb subbing skills
  • Wide range of interests from news and sport to culture
  • Team player who is also able to work under own initiative

Desirable criteria:

  • Experience of using analytics tools in publishing

Professional qualifications:

  • Must have journalistic qualification, including media law

Please note this role will be based in our Paddington office and will involve working shifts.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to Wesley Johnson, Head of Production –

Closing date: 8 November 2019

The Company encourages applications from all sectors of the community.