Editor - Part Time

Posted 12 Mar 2020

Card Factory

Wakefield, West Yorkshire (Editorial or Writing)


Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Editorial or WritingRecruiter Reference:cardfac/TP/65/3213
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive salary (Pro Rata) + benefits package

Do you lead the way?

Are you a grafter?

Are you loyal?

Are you a little bit mad?

If yes, read below to see how you could be a part of our story!


Right now Card Factory has over 1000 stores… that’s why we can offer job security and great career progression. As well as being a progressive, exciting and friendly company, we reward our people’s commitment and determination. What’s more, Card Factory is ambitious, passionate and forward thinking with a management style that is open and honest, encouraging people to contribute to the business at every level.

We are looking for a Part-Time Editor to join the Editorial Team within our in-house Design Studio. The studio is a dynamic, fast-paced and creative environment where ideas come to life, with a friendly, fun team, and every day brings new challenges.

Main Responsibilities
  • Editing existing copy from a database;
  • Planning and writing original copy for card, dressings, gift products and packaging;
  • Writing appropriate captions, sub-captions and taglines;
  • Assigning and administration of copy to jobs;
  • Generating new editorial concepts for consideration;
  • Proofreading;
  • Researching/identifying cultural and societal trends;
  • Keep the customer at the heart of what I do.
The Ideal Candidate
  • Experience of writing for specific products and/or packaging;
  • Excellent spelling and grammar;
  • An understanding of people, relationships, design and how to convey a message concisely;
  • Commercial and trend awareness;
  • Exceptional attention to detail;
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately to meet tight deadlines;
  • A creative, open-minded, team player 'can-do' attitude;
  • A related qualification, preferred, however experience in a similar role is just as valuable.
About The Company

In return for your amazing work, we offer a wide range of benefits to support your physical, mental and financial wellbeing.

This includes

  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank and public holidays)
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Salary Finance
  • SAYE scheme
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Discounted Gym Memberships
  • Flex My Day
  • Pension
  • Discounts at over 800 retailers.

This role may involve out of hours and weekend working to support the business needs and the ideal candidate will hold a full clean driving license as travel between group sites will be required.

This is an exciting role with genuine prospects for the right candidate. If this role describes you and your career aspirations, click apply now.

Visit our website to see the products we sell at https://www.cardfactory.co.uk/

For any questions email: vacancies@cardfactory.co.uk (we do not accept CVs via email) 

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once sufficient suitable applications have been received. We advise applying early to avoid disappointment as applications will be reviewed regularly. 

No agencies please.

How to Apply

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