Job Opportunity

Hybrid is a high-growth media company with offices across Bristol, Kuala Lumpur and Sydney. Through our people, process and global presence we create more compelling media for international brands in education and technology.

The Role

We’re looking for an experienced Editor who can take direct ownership of our leading brands and manage a small team of writers to a high standard. This role will conceptualise, edit and create content to be published through our key channels, Study International, Tech Wire Asia, U2B and Tech HQ.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Commissioning and creating content on current and developing international education and/or technology trends
  • Lead a team of writers to develop short & shareable content, longform features, insights and opinion editorials in a manner which connects with our target audiences
  • Use online analysis tools (Such as NewsWhip) to report on trending news and stories
  • Review academic and market research studies to condense and highlight key outcomes in these articles
  • Responsible for the team’s daily & weekly KPIs on content output & SEO
  • Understand the role of branded and independent content to hit our commercial goals
  • Uphold editorial house styles for our web brands
  • Keep on top of international education and/or technology trends / news to enhance your knowledge in these areas
  • Build a strong network of contacts in these markets
  • Use social media channels to drive engagement where appropriate
  • Ensure grammatical accuracy and guard editorial standards at all times

Requirements:

  • A minimum of four years’ editorial experience
  • Experience leading, motivating and developing a team of writers, editing their work to a consistently high standard
  • Positive approach and upbeat personality, inspiring others and promoting our culture in Kuala Lumpur
  • Interest in education and/or technology markets, their intersection with business and the wider economic impact
  • Understand the role of social media to grow readership
  • Has a nose for news and a strong ability to build narratives from scratch
  • Able deliver quick copy that is engaging, accurate and publish-perfect
  • Well-versed in digital storytelling techniques and understanding of SEO and keyword analysis

Benefits:

  • Managerial role delivering impactful content for world-leading brands
  • Clear opportunities for promotion and career development
  • Centrally located and exciting commercial building in Q Sentral
  • Fun and lively work culture with regular team events, incentives and social activities
  • Lunch on Tuesdays with the team