Media

Head of Digital Audience

Full Time Permanent

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Head of Digital Audience – Oxford Mail

We’re looking for a digital dynamo for this key position at (url removed) – one of Newsquest’s flagship titles – to the next level online.

You will lead the newsroom and be placed as a number two in the business, motivating, mentoring and developing the reporting team of 10 to help them get the very best out of their stories online and help us grow our audience.

The role includes helping with all aspects of digital, from story ideas and social to desking completed stories ahead of publication online.

The Oxford titles already have a strong online audience and you’ll help us keep it growing.

This is a key senior position and involves standing in for the editor in his absence.

It is envisaged you will have a minimum of 3 years plus experience within a newsroom environment.

This position is mainly office based with the possibility of 1 day working remotely.

There is parking available on site, situated on the edge of Oxford City Centre

You will be:

A digital native, who know what readers want and when

Full of digital ideas and confident on how to make them sing online

Happy mentoring and developing reporters

Confident with analytics and how to use them to maximise digital traffic

An SEO supremo

A master on social and how best to use it

A qualified senior reporter with experience of leading teams

What we offer:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great team on a competitive salary and with excellent benefits. Oxford is a brilliant place to live and work. And it’s surrounded by some of the most beautiful countryside in England.

So if you’d like to join the senior team, please write to with a covering letter outlining why you’re the person for the job. Closing date is August 13

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