WANTED: Deputy Editor for Oxygen.ie

Are you looking for editorial experience? Are you a competent writer with a wicked sense of humour?

Well, why not become part of the Oxygen.ie Team!

Oxygen.ie is Ireland’s number one student website, and is also home to the country’s favourite satirical e-zine, The Spanner. The website covers a wide range of content, including sports, entertainment, style, satire and college news.

We are currently looking for a new Deputy Editor for the website, to be filled as soon as possible.

Candidates will require:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Competent writing skills
  • The ability to write in a humorous/light-hearted manner
  • The ability to delegate tasks and work on their own initiative
  • The ability to work to a deadline
  • Must be able to work alone or as part of a team

This is a part time role and can easily be worked around a college schedule. Most of the work can be done from home or college by email, however there will be several contact hours a week in our office in Rathmines. It will offer the chance for you to gain editorial experience while working in a fun and friendly office environment.

Roles will include the following:

  • Assisting in editing various articles to be published on the site
  • Assisting in sourcing contributors and keeping in touch with existing contributors
  • Creating original content for the site
  • Delegating stories to contributors
  • Listening to pitches sent in by contributors

If you think you would be a suitable candidate, send your CV on to editor@oxygen.ie