Job Vacancies

Ancient Monuments Society (AMS) – Content Editor

Location: Home based

Remuneration: £2,000 per issue, 3 issues a year

Application: Please submit a CV and covering letter to:

recruitment@ancientmonumentssociety.org.uk

Deadline: 6 June 2021

Interview: Interviews will take place mid-June

The Ancient Monuments Society (AMS) was founded in 1924 to defend historic buildings of all types and all ages.  It is one of the National Amenity Societies and has a formal role in planning, as well as an educational purpose.  The Society is looking for a new Content Editor to oversee the production of its membership magazine. You will be expected to:

  • Coordinate the production of a 32-page membership magazine, three times a year
  • Agree themes and content with the Editor and Editorial Board
  • Produce a detailed production schedule for each magazine
  • Commission feature articles and other content for the magazine
  • Liaise with the Director and Caseworker regarding policy and casework content
  • Proof-read and edit submitted content
  • Liaise with the designer and printer
  • Source images where necessary and clear copyright
  • Oversee advertising

We are looking for someone with writing and editing experience who enjoys working as part of a team. A working knowledge of publishing tools is also essential.

For full details of the role see: AMS Content Editor Job Description