Junkee Media
(Company Profile)

Editor: PUNKEE

As Editor of Punkee you will be responsible for the publishing vision and execution of Junkee Media’s title, Punkee.

You will drive the attitude & tone that is integral to helping Punkee grow and thrive.

Duties include;
  • Taking full accountability for all content and traffic goals across the site in accordance with set goals & KPIs
  • Manage and lead the Punkee Editorial team to ensure they hit targets set and have high quality and consistent output across both Sydney and Melbourne
  • Producing high quality unique content that engages audiences and fans
  • Working closely with the Managing Editor and Publisher to execute the overall content strategy and vision
  • Working closely with the Native Editor to ensure quality of native advertising campaigns
  • Assisting with marketing content initiatives and strategy across multiple platforms to drive sales, engagement and traffic
  • Staying up to date and responsive to the latest in Australian and International entertainment/ music news
  • Working closely with the Managing Editor, site editors and staff writers to make sure that all content is on brand, optimised for user experience and executed to the highest standard
  • Developing standards, systems and best practices (both human and technological) for content creation, distribution, maintenance, content retrieval and content re-purposing, including real-time implementation of content strategies
  • Implementing best practices in grammar, messaging, writing, and style
  • Amplifying content through social media; Facebook, Twitter etc
  • Reporting on performance and experience feedback whilst interpreting results for increased optimisation.
Here's what you'll look like...
  • Love Punkee! Demonstrable knowledge of Punkee, it's positioning, audience and tone of voice
  • 3-5 years' experience in a similar role, with a proven track record of producing and delivering highly engaging content
  • An excellent understanding of youth communications & pop culture 
  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of content-based websites, blogs and best practices
  • Demonstrate the the ability to produce a diverse range of content (words, video, audio, images) for digital media audiences
  • Prior experience managing/ leading a small team desirable
  • Proven editorial skills; outstanding command of the English language (examples required)
  • Experience in creating unique and highly engaging content that stands out from the crowd with a deep understanding of what makes a truly great story and what keeps Punkee's dedicated audience informed and entertained is essential
  • Deep knowledge of distributing content through social media including Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram and Tumblr
  • Understanding of and passion for new technology and its impact on content distribution and key traffic drivers (SEO, SEM, Social, Analytics, Video distribution etc.)
  • Experience with content management systems and managing content production (that is, editorial timelines and calendars)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment both autonomously and in a team
  • Degree qualified or experience/ training in a journalistic discipline.

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NSW - Sydney


digital production