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Game Forge => Help Wanted => Topic started by: bayonetbrant on January 16, 2014, 08:21:22 AM

Title: Wargames Illustrated looking for editor (UK location)
Post by: bayonetbrant on January 16, 2014, 08:21:22 AM


Wargames Illustrated is a part of the Battlefront family of companies and the world’s premier tabletop gaming magazine. Its continued expansion and future aspirations have provided us with the opportunity to offer a position as SUB-EDITOR at our studio in Nottingham, England.
This position presents the successful candidate with a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in the wargaming hobby and share their passion with gamers from around the world.
The successful candidate will possess the following skills:
- An in-depth knowledge of the wargaming hobby.
 - A broad knowledge of military history.
 - A high standard of English literacy and articulation.
 - A keen eye for detail, and proofreading skills.
 - Be able to write entertaining and informative articles, reports and reviews.
 - Excellent communication and people skills.
 - Computer literacy.
 - An ‘on-screen’ willingness and presence in front of camera (for digital projects).
 - The ability to work to tight deadlines.
Candidates should have experience of working as part of a team, be prepared to work outside of standard office hours when required and relish the opportunity to work on Wargame Illustrated’s multi-media/digital projects.

The following skills would also be advantageous in the role:
- Miniatures photography
 - A working knowledge of Adobe software (Photoshop, InDesign etc.)
 - A working knowledge of Apple Mac computers
 - A familiarity with the use of social media for business
Experience of working in publishing would also be an advantage.
Although based in Beeston, Nottingham, some travelling/driving will be required.
If you think you have what it takes to be a part of the Wargames Illustrated team and the future of the worldwide hobby please email your CV along with a brief introduction to by Monday 20th January.
Title: Re: Wargames Illustrated looking for editor (UK location)
Post by: BanzaiCat on January 16, 2014, 08:26:22 AM
Too bad they're not looking for part-time freelancers. I have all of these skills but can't move to England and already have a decent full-time job.