Purplex is a Rapidly expanding full-service marketing agency that requires a creative and talented Content Writer to join the Content Team.

This is a brilliant opportunity to join a vibrant and dynamic company and the successful applicant will play a crucial role in the future growth of the business.

Job Summary: 

We are seeking a talented and experienced Editor to join our team at a leading Building Products Magazine. The Editor will be responsible for overseeing the content creation, editing, and publication process of the magazine. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the building industry, a keen eye for detail, and excellent editorial skills.

Job Specifications:

  1. Content Creation: Develop and curate engaging and informative content related to building products, construction trends, and industry news.
  2. Editing: Edit, proofread, and fact-check all content to ensure accuracy, consistency, and adherence to the magazine’s style guide.
  3. Collaboration: Work closely with writers, designers, and contributors to coordinate content creation and ensure timely publication.
  4. Research: Stay up-to-date on industry trends, market developments, and competitor publications to inform content strategy.
  5. Quality Control: Maintain high editorial standards and ensure that all content meets the magazine’s guidelines and objectives.
  6. Communication: Communicate effectively with partners and customers to ensure a cohesive editorial vision.
  7. Project Management: Manage e-newsletter, editorial calendars, deadlines, and production schedules to ensure timely delivery of each issue.
  8. Digital Expertise: Familiarity with digital publishing platforms, SEO best practices, and social media strategies to maximise content reach and engagement.
  9. Leadership: Provide guidance and feedback to junior editorial staff, interns, and freelancers to maintain a high level of editorial excellence.
  10. Adaptability: Ability to pivot quickly in response to changing industry dynamics, emerging trends, and reader feedback.


  • Excellent Writing Skills: Strong command of grammar, punctuation, and writing style to ensure clear and engaging content.
  • Editing and Proofreading: Ability to edit and proofread content for accuracy, coherence, and consistency.
  • Attention to Detail: Keen eye for detail to catch errors and inconsistencies in content.
  • Creativity: Ability to generate fresh ideas, angles, and story concepts to keep the content engaging and relevant.
  • Time Management: Effective time management skills to meet deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Communication Skills: Clear and concise communication skills to collaborate with writers, designers, and other team members.
  • Industry Knowledge: Understanding of the industry or niche the magazine covers to ensure content is relevant and informative.
  • Adaptability: Ability to adapt to changing priorities, feedback, and industry trends.
  • Digital Literacy:  Familiarity with digital publishing tools, content management systems, and social media platforms.
  • Leadership Skills: Ability to provide guidance, feedback, and direction to junior staff members and contributors.
  • Research Skills:  Strong research skills to fact-check information, gather data, and stay informed about industry trends.


This is an exciting opportunity to shape the content of a leading Building Products Magazine so if you are a creative and detail-oriented individual with a passion for the building industry, strong editorial background and effectively lead the editorial process, maintain high-quality standards, and ensure the success of our publication, we would love to hear from you!

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