Senior Editor, Energy

Job Description

Position Title: Senior Editor, Energy

Position Type: Permanent, part time (3 days per week)

Location: Open to all locations nationwide - home-working is an option

Role Purpose/Summary:

To write content for online publication, maintain existing content and answer questions from customers, ensuring all content is of the quality and scope that meets business objectives and customer needs.

Key Responsibilities within Role:

  • Researching, writing, commissioning and delivering well-written, up-to-date content for online publication that reflects current market legal practice and is of the quality and scope that meets the business objectives and needs of customers.
  • Keeping up-to-date with all relevant law, practice and market developments so that all content for which you are responsible reflects and takes account of current practice and up-to-date law and market trends.
  • Maintaining all content for which you are responsible to ensure it is up-to-date and continues to be of the quality and scope that meets business objectives and needs of customers.
  • Responding to questions from customers about energy law, regulation, and projects, and content published for Practical Law Energy.
  • Developing relationships with third parties with a view to obtaining contributions of content or improving content through third party insights into law or practice.
  • Attending training events, conferences and talks and otherwise networking with customers and potential customers and with industry leaders who may influence legal practice in the energy sector.
  • Helping with the development of Practical Law Energy, and, more generally with the development of Practical Law Practice Areas and Sectors.
  • Supporting marketing and sales and all other parts of the business to help formulate business objectives.
  • Supporting and mentoring colleagues in relation to writing and maintaining content and answering questions from customers, including through subediting and peer review.


Mandatory Skills and Experience:
  • Significant and substantial post qualification experience in energy projects, including renewable energy projects, and electricity and downstream gas law and regulation.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.
  • Experience in producing well-written practical legal content efficiently of a nature that will be relevant for publication and/or teaching.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Experienced at working to deadlines and able to prioritise and manage own workload.
  • Experienced in assimilating and applying new complex information.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Excellent knowledge of online research databases.


Desirable Skills and Experience:
  • Previous experience working in a Legal/Publishing environment, using technology to create and disseminate online content.


Education/Certification Required:
  • Qualified solicitor or barrister in England and Wales.


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We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

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Locations
West Yorkshire-United Kingdom;London-United Kingdom


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