RHS: Editorial Assistant

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) are looking to recruit a self-starting and enthusiastic Editorial Assistant to join the editorial department.

RHS The Garden Magazine cover March 2024

An interesting opportunity for someone wanting to progress in a media environment where they can work across gardening print and digital with a team of experienced digital content editors, writers and journalists.

The candidate will work on The Garden magazine, RHS website, ‘Gardening with the RHS’ podcast, the Garden app, the Grow app and other RHS publications. Reporting to the Executive Editor, you will support the planning, administration, maintenance and creation of content across the RHS’s print and digital platforms.ent.

For the role, the RHS are looking for someone who is passionate about the RHS strategy and mission and the environment and someone who wants to help make gardening available for everyone. A qualification in journalism is desirable, as is an interest in gardening. So too, is an awareness of the current media landscape e.g. an awareness of social media platforms, other media and current trends is key.

  • Location: Hybrid home & office working based at an RHS site. Weekly travel to Peterborough office required.
  • Salary: £24,000 pa
  • Hours: 35 hours per week (flexible working available and negotiable)
  • Contract: Full time

Full job and application details can be found here.