Editor – Accounting

An exciting opportunity for an experienced editor to join one of Australia’s leading and most trusted media platforms for the accounting profession.

Posting Date: 20 September 2021
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The Role

  • Cover an industry that’s always on the move
  • Directly impact and shape the future for this modern multi-media brand
  • Host podcasts, events and broadcasts
  • Manage a friendly, talented editorial team

The Opportunity

Momentum Media has been equipping Australia’s corporate, investor and SME sectors with market and business intelligence for over a decade.

Across an integrated business supported by live streaming, digital, events, training and development, broadcast, research, and social platforms, we are guided by the purpose: Be better informed.

We are seeking a talented editor to be the figurehead of Accountants Daily ( and SMSF Adviser (

You’ll use your knowledge and journalistic experience to report and create news and undertake investigations on issues critical to the development of Australia’s accounting profession and SMSF industry.

You will work as part of a dedicated team in a fast-paced office where building networks and hitting deadlines is essential.

You will contribute to all aspects of the production cycle, including writing, editing, attending industry events and more.

The Candidate

You will be an editor or senior journalist with at least three years' experience managing a team for a business or relevant media platform. You'll be an enthusiastic self-starter who can work independently and as part of a team environment.

Knowledge of the accounting and/or SMSF market is desirable but not essential.

Specifically, you will be able to demonstrate your ability to;

  • Manage the content production cycle from end-to-end
  • Write original news, features and longer-form content
  • Build and leverage a professional network
  • Soak up industry knowledge and demonstrate thought leadership
  • Maintain commercial awareness to support the ongoing growth of the publication
  • Instil confidence to represent the brand at functions, conferences and awards
  • Hold the desire and capability to develop as the host role for regular podcasts
  • Manage an editorial team effectively.

The Portfolio

Accountants Daily is the premier brand for Australia’s accounting professionals.

In addition to delivering breaking news, analysis and insight, Accountants Daily is home to The Accountants Daily podcast network, in addition to several key industry events, including the Australian Accounting Awards and 30 Under 30.

SMSF Adviser is the authoritative source of news, opinions and market intelligence for Australia’s SMSF sector.

Publishing daily, SMSF Adviser equips professionals with the tools, techniques, knowledge and strategies to better service their SMSF clients while helping them realise the business benefits of specialising in SMSFs.

The Rewards

  • Make your mark on this media platform and watch it flourish
  •  Connect with influential people shaping Australia’s accounting and SMSF industries.
  • Be part of a dynamic, growing business where your input is encouraged
  • Excellent opportunities to take on new challenges and advance your career
  • Modern office and workplace culture
  • Opportunity for travel and participation in key industry events
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