We’re Hiring! GTP Headlines is looking for a Full-time News Editor .
We are looking for an enthusiastic bilingual news editor fluent in English and Greek to join our team in Athens, Greece.
The news editor will assist and report to the media’s managing editor.
Industry : Travel, Tourism & Hospitality News
Media : Online
Job Status : Full time
You will join a team of dedicated professionals and be responsible to :
Collaborate with the managing editor to write daily news articles that meet audience preferences, create feature stories and produce articles curated from our partners.
Ensure stories are well written, accurate and submitted to deadline.
Use social media to distribute GTP’s articles in a professional manner to draw attention and engagement.
Monitor the news on a daily basis, generate story ideas and plan new articles.
Keep up to date with trends and developments relating to the media’s subject matter.
Attend press conferences and industry-related events (on some occasions)
NOTE : All content covered is related to the travel industry. All written content is in the English language.
Requirements and skills :
A bilingual (English / Greek) applicant is highly preferred. Applicants that speak and write English fluently with some knowledge of Greek will be considered.
Verbal and written communication skills in Greek are a plus for the position.
Degree in journalism, communications or related field.
Proven work experience as a journalist.
Strong English-writing skills (must have the ability to produce English news articles).
Familiarity with SEO and social media platforms.
Familiarity with content management systems (WordPress ideally).
Attention to detail.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to prioritize and multitask.
A real team player.
Familiarity with photography (not strictly necessary)
Please submit a cover letter, a resume, three writing samples, and links that represent your work.
Shortlisted candidates will be required to take an unpaid test in our office in Athens, Greece.
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