Journalism jobs – Zest magazine seeks Deputy Editor

Running shoes cr Judy DarleyKnow your fartlek from your beta flash? Your blast from your bonk? Zest, the UK’s top-selling women’s health magazine, is looking for a highly creative and dynamic Deputy Editor. This is a brilliant opportunity for a talented and ambitious journalist with senior-level experience to join the Zest brand at an exciting time of its development.

The ideal candidate will be a strong ideas generator who can spot a Zest trend at 20 paces and consistently find new and relevant spins on healthy living. An intimate understanding of the Zest lifestyle is crucial, as is the ability to think cross-platform and contribute innovative ideas for both and other brand extensions.

A flair for energising tired copy, writing attention-grabbing coverlines, and generating compelling specials is crucial, as are excellent management skills and a passion for our core pillars

If you thrive under pressure, can multi-task for Britain, have a strong commercial sense and a sharp visual eye, send your CV plus four cover-worthy feature ideas for a May issue, with coverlines, to, along with a 500-word critique of the March issue.

Zest magazine is also currently advertising for a Chief Sub-editor and a seniot designer.