Editor


Reference Number:AZ20170422

Job Description

  • Planning, generating and executing publication contents on Chinese art works and traditional culture by conducting research, interviews, writing, editing and translating relevant materials from the UK, China and other countries.
  • Checking libraries, archives and art collections in the UK and China, including paper copies and online materials, both English and Chinese, to gather useful research materials for the company.
  • Sourcing images from worldwide to accompany written pieces.
  • Creating content for magazine’s website and other online platform.
  • Attending seminars, conferences, press launches, art fairs, exhibitions and other scheduled public events both in China and the UK.
  • Keeping up to date with trends and developments relating to the UK-China cultural and art
  • Creating and maintain a network of contacts such as museums, galleries, academic institutes, collectors, artists
  • Working on other areas of art and culture as required by the company
  • Generating ideas for future stories and features.
  • Meeting and liaising with other staff including designers, photographers, editors and contributors.
  • Proofreading all pages before going to publish.

 

Qualifications

  • Fluent English and Mandarin speaker
  • 5 years editorial or research work experience on Chinese art and culture
  • Ability to research and write to excellent standard on Chinese art and culture
  • Record of publications in English and Chinese on relevant subjects
  • Excellent networking in related fields
  • Experiences of working in UK and China
  • Can travel at short notice and spend substantial time for business trips in China and other countries when required by the company
  • Degrees of BA and MA related to Chinese art and culture

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 Location: London

Salary: £32,000 to £42,000 per year

Application closes: 2 June 2017

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Please apply via email to the following email address:  career@artzip.org
For questions or application on this position, please contact Mr. Harry Liu, Editor in Chief of ART.ZIP magazine
Global Cultural Communication & Development, Email: Harry.Liu@artzip.org