Financial Times

Acting Commissioning Editor, HTSI
HTSI, the FT’s global magazine covering the luxury lifestyle sector is looking for an Acting Commissioning Editor. This is a temporary cover role for six months, which could potentially be extended to one year.
Key Responsibilities
  Commission and edit regular features that appear in the magazine, including past master, clut shop, shopping features and subjects relating to style, design and the arts
  Keep in touch with arts and entertainment prs to maintain a schedule of upcoming events that we may want to feature
  Negotiate exclusive interviews alongside other members of the team
  Commission, edit and maintain schedules with freelance writers
  Write features where required
  Work closely with the picture editor, designer and art desk on all aspects of story presentation across print, mobile and digital platforms
  Work with the rest of the team year-round to plan HTSI events; help plan and execute Q&A sessions, workshops or panels at the FT Weekend festival
  Nurture new writers as well as editing some of the FT’s longest-serving columnists and correspondents
16 July 2021