Posted on 13 February 2017
Editor at Beyond Words StudioWE’RE HIRING AN EDITOR!
At Beyond Words Studio we pioneer new and innovative ways of telling stories with data. We use a far-reaching range of skills across the worlds of journalism, design and technology and we’ve become one of the world’s leading data visualization studios by doing just that.
We’re looking for an experienced Editor to come and work with us in our Shoreditch-based studio. You’ll be a key part of a growing and lovely team, working on ambitious cutting edge data viz projects for a raft of organizations, companies and brands around the world.
We’re looking for someone with ninja-scopic editorial nouse to help us expand the studio and take on meaty, compelling, awesome projects for our numerous and illustrious clients.
You will be:
a gifted, natural-born story-teller
able to spot patterns, connections, formations that numbers can reveal
a fact-hound, nimble with a spreadsheet, accurate, methodical maybe even geeky
somewhat experienced at nicely managing a small team
someone who has an ‘all-hands-on-deck’ attitude when we need it
a confident communicator, able to show thought leadership both verbally and in writing to groups and individuals
You will have:
a demonstrable interest in data, visualizations, infographics and creative disciplines
experience of working with people from different creative backgrounds
You will want:
to extend your skills into dynamic, unfolding, playful data visualizations on all platforms from print to web, mobile to event spaces
Benefits of working with us:
25 days holidays (excluding Bank Holidays) plus the option to buy an extra 5 days leave per year
bonus and pension scheme
pick your own Apple hardware
free beer/wine/coke/fruit tea/even water…
You need to send us:
some quick reasons why you fit the bill
dates you’re available to start work
your location (the job will be based in London)
Help me find your super-interesting application email buried in my inbox by emailing duncan (at) beyondwordsstudio (dot) com with the subject line ‘Editor and Beyond’.
We get a lot of applications so I’m afraid it’s not always possible to reply to everyone. Sorry.
And, please note, we don’t accept responses from recruitment agencies.
Applications close at midnight (GMT) on March 1st, 2017.