Whitelines Online Editor wanted!

Fancy joining the UK’s premier snowboard magazine and writing, shooting, and talking about snowboarding for a living? Well you’re in luck… Whitelines have just started the search for a full time online editor to join the team in our London based office.

Check out the full details, including how to apply below.

Responsibilities will include:

– Creating and commissioning original written content

– Creating and commissioning original video content

– Managing contributors

– Ensuring SEO best practice is adhered to

– Maintaining and building on WL’s social media presence, including FB, Twitter, Instagram

– Monitoring/interpreting Google Analytics

– Attending and reporting on industry events, including snowboard competitions and tradeshows

– Reviewing snowboard products

– Working closesly with editorial, marketing, development and sales teams to ensure that a coherent brand image is maintained across all platforms

– Identifying areas for development, building on WL’s online identity and growing traffic


The ideal candidate will have:

– A minimum of one year’s journalistic or blogging experience and/or proven creative writing skills e.g. English degree

– Experience managing social media accounts for a large brand

– Experience using WordPress

– Knowledge of SEO and writing for the web

– Knowledge of Google Analytics

– Ability to film and edit video (Adobe Premiere/Final Cut)

– Photography skills (using SLR + Adobe Photoshop/Lightroom)

The candidate must have a burning passion for snowboarding and an in-depth knowledge of the sport, including product.

Industry/retail experience is advantageous

To Apply:

Please send your CV, plus any samples of your work and THREE article ideas for the ‘features’ section of to:

Your ideas can include photos or videos if appropriate. Deadline 26th July 2013.