Editorial Assistant
graduate job
Expires18 days

Editorial Assistant

Job description

Global Water Intelligence is looking to hire an inquisitive and resourceful Editorial Assistant to join our team full-time at our Oxford office.

The position wold suit a recent graduate with a degree in a relevant field who is looking to begin a career in research and publishing within a market-leading young company with a very international outlook.

You will be contributing to GWI’s water technology coverage, analysing trends and developments in international water technology markets for GWI magazine and our online intelligence platform, GWI WaterData. There may also be opportunity for travel abroad.

GWI employees are enrolled on a company pension plan, and receive a holiday allowance of 25 days per year. The successful candidate will be sent to relevant training courses and conferences that help them to develop within their role.

What we are looking for

  • An eye for presenting complex data or issues in digestible visuals
  • Excellent writing and analytical skills to express thoughts in a concise and lucid manner
  • Confidence to interview senior level contacts either face-to-face or over the phone
  • The ability to work well within a team and to adapt to different challenges
  • Prior knowledge of the water sector is desirable but not essential

Additionally, it is important that you are a quick learner, have an inquisitive mind, are prepared to take ownership of what you do, and take a resourceful and flexible approach to work.


2:1 or higher in a degree in a relevant field.

Accepted degree subjects


How to apply

Please submit a CV and covering letter to Charlie Walker explaining in fewer than 200 words why you are applying for the job and what you think you can contribute to us.

We will discard the applications which do not come with covering letters. Shortlisted applicants will be sent a skills test and, depending on performance in this test, applicants will be invited for interview.
Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to offer feedback on any applications not carried through the interview stage.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 02/09/2018

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Closing date: 02/09/2018


Additional job details

Additional location informationBased at: Media Analytics Ltd, Suite C, Kingsmead House, Oxpens Road, Oxford OX1 1XX, UK


Six-month probationary period

Working hoursFull-time

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