Legal & professional section editor

Property Week

Grossing over 45,000 readers, 76% of which are manager and above, property week is the leading title in the uk commercial and residential property market

Property Week offers national and regional property coverage, including the latest breaking news, analysis, data and opinion for professionals to help them stay up-to-date. As a subscriber, you will also receive all the latest property news and research from the industrial and logistics sector on – plus our exclusive Sheds supplement.

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About Us: With a net audience of more than 367,000, Property Week is the leading title in the UK commercial and residential property market.  Property Week offers national and regional property coverage, including the latest breaking news, analysis, data and opinion to help professionals stay up to date.

About you: To be successful in this role you will have the ability to interpret, analyse and disseminate complex information.  You will have the confidence to interview and build contacts among senior figures in the property industry.  As a dynamic team player, you will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be self-motivated and have a professional demeanor.

About the Role:  As a section editor, you will oversee the legal & professional section and turn it into a more multi-media proposition. You will be confident using your own initiative and comfortable working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.  This role is actively involved in Property Week’s new investigations unit and you will work closely with the contributing editor (features) and data journalist to deliver ground-breaking reports and investigations.

Key Accountabilities: 
  • Commissioning, writing, and editing news and features
  • Transforming the section into a more multi-media proposition
  • Spotting key legal & professional trends and spelling out the significance to readers
  • Conducting investigations as part of our newly formed investigations unit
  • Overseeing the PW Diversity & Inclusion Editorial Code of Conduct
  • Representing the magazine at industry events with some national and international travel



Please send your CV and a covering letter including your salary expectations and notice to Due to the volume of applications, we receive, we are unable to give individual feedback at the application stage, however if you are successfully shortlisted you will be contacted within 10 working days of the closing date.

We are committed to Metropolis international Group being a happy and healthy place to work, so we offer fantastic benefits and perks to our employees. They include 25 days of holiday per year (with the option to buy or sell), health plan and life insurance cover, Cycle 2 Work scheme, discounted gym memberships, retail discount vouchers and much more!

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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity, marriage and civil partnership, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status.


Closing date: 08/01/21

Interviews: W/C 18/01/21