Time Out is the leading global media and entertainment business that inspires and enables people to make the most of a city. It all started in 1968 in London, today Time Out is present in 315 cities across 58 countries, reaching a global monthly audience of 217 million.
Time Out Croatia provides comprehensive coverage of food, music, arts, entertainment and events in English through our website, mobile apps and city guides. Working closely with local experts, we aim to help our readers get to know the city through engaging features, detailed listings and reviews. If you're an experienced writer with a love of Croatia and an interest in joining the Time Out team, keep an eye on this page for job listing updates and freelance opportunities.
Digital Content Editor
Time Out Croatia is looking for a talented digital editor with multi-platform experience to oversee the magazine's digital content and social and video strategy. You must also have a demonstrable passion for, and understanding of, Croatia.
Your duties will include:
- Commissioning, editing and developing digital content
The editor will need to create quality digital content to attract new traffic from socials and search engines. The editor will liaise with the deputy editor to create content, using website analytics to pinpoint successful traffic-driving themes. The editor will also look at Time Out internationally for content planning and best practice.
- Creating a robust SEO content strategy
The editor will need to identify keyword opportunities and manage the production of SEO features.
- Keep a vast body of content updated and refreshed
The editor will need to manage the update of SEO pages and closely observe traffic trends, identifying changes in ranking for high performing pages.
- Strategically grow audience, value and engagement across multiple channels (social channels; video) and sites
The editor will be expected to grow audience across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube, identifying opportunities for cross-platform campaigns and greater interactivity between the channels.
- Manage an editorial team
The digital editor will effectively manage a team and will be in charge of digital production schedules.
- Own social analytics including insights into what’s trending, regular reporting resulting in actionable insights
Working with the editorial team, the editor needs to devise a plan to increase Time Out’s reader base across all platforms through deep analysis of data reporting available, and market trends.
- Take charge of commercial content and build relationships with clients
The editor will take charge of commercial digital content, devising creative solutions that meet or exceed client expectations.
• Experience of targeting content for SEO.
• The ability to work creatively and efficiently under pressure.
• Experience of managing social media platforms.
• To be bursting with a wealth of ideas that can be used across all Time Out platforms.
If this sounds like you, please submit a CV, cover letter and three examples of relevant work to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting ref Digital Content Editor in the subject line.
Successful candidates will be required to attend at least one face-to-face interview in our Zagreb offices.
Time Out Croatia is always looking to expand its freelance database. Are you an experienced writer with an in-depth knowledge of Croatia? Are you a native speaker or write like one? Are you brimming with story ideas? Would you be an asset to our website and print publications? If you think you fit the bill and would like to be included on our freelance list, please send a copy of your CV and three writing samples to email@example.com
Please note that due to the high volume of CVs we receive, we are unable to respond to everyone. But we keep all CVs on file and will contact you should we wish to commission you for work.