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Our culture

At Briefing Media we are proud of our culture of transparency and collaborative working, where everyone is encouraged to contribute to the success of the business. We employ bright, talented people who are ambitious and make things happen.

The qualities we admire in our teams are curiosity, endeavour, collaboration, openness, experimentation and creative thinking.


Learning, development and careers

We recognise that the world of media is changing rapidly. Increasingly we see people move around our business as we do new things or adjust our ways of working. 

The company is always keen to support those moves and supports your career development with training, coaching and mentoring from senior staff and colleagues. 




Equal opportunities and diversity

We are committed to providing a work environment where everyone is treated equally, where people feel valued and respected and able to contribute to our business fully.



Company benefits

  • 25 days holiday increasing to 27 after two years employment
  • Free life assurance
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle2work scheme
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • Opportunities for rapid career development.

We welcome speculative applications so if you would like to be part of our success story please send your CV to louise.read@briefingmedia.com or apply directly for one of the vacancies listed here.

Telephone Sales Executive

Salary: Excellent basic salary and uncapped commission

Location: Preston
Benefits: 25 days holiday, contributory pension scheme and free life assurance.


An opportunity has arisen within the Farmers Guardian classified team for an enthusiastic telesales executive. Your role will be to generate business by making effective sales presentations to new and existing customers across our portfolio of products which also includes subscription sales and sponsorship opportunities.

We are seeking a confident, self-motivated individual with the drive and hunger to succeed set targets. We offer a friendly, yet energetic working environment. Previous experience is not essential with full and ongoing training provided. Fast track opportunities are available.

Excellent basic salary + uncapped commission

Please e-mail your CV to: stephanie.ryder@fginsight.com



Event Producer - International agribusiness finance events

Salary: Excellent package dependent on experience

Location: Flexible
Reporting to: Head of Events, Briefing Media Ltd


In October 2014 Briefing Media acquired Agrimoney, a specialist finance site for the international agribusiness industry. Agrimoney is a community-based news and analysis business with c. 70,000 unique users per month and an extensive platform of engagement across e-mail and social media platforms.


The Agrimoney business serves agriculture and food companies; farm suppliers; commodity traders; land investors and fertiliser/ agrichemical producers.


The role

To research and develop a significant events arm for the agribusiness community around the Agrimoney brand. You will work closely with a small but dedicated team of analysts, marketers, sales and operations staff to launch Briefing Media’s events activities in this dynamic sector.


Key Objectives

  • To conduct comprehensive research into the international agribusiness market focusing on primary research via surveys, phone and face-to-face meetings
  • To research and understand the competitive landscape
  • To recommend locations and timings for events
  • To plan the structure of events and secure top-level speakers
  • To manage and deliver detailed project plans for successful delivery of events
  • To co-ordinate and work with members of the wider team – editorial, marketing, sales and operations for the successful delivery of events
  • To manage the flow of the event on the day/s
  • To continuously communicate and update event marketing, sponsorship, operations, sales on progress against targets, pipeline and feedback from the market
  • To carry out post event analysis and feedback and ensure our wider learnings are circulated to the team


The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years commercial B2B event production experience in conferences or summits and now be looking to take the next step in their career. They will relish the challenge of building new events in an entrepreneurial environment built around a quality, content-led portfolio. They will be ambitious; used to working to the highest of standards and interested in building both their personal reputation and Briefing Media’s.


They will be intelligent, have a high level of commercial awareness and be target and deadline driven. We’re not looking for a ‘churn and burn’ approach to events. The developing portfolio is likely to feature a small number of large-scale meetings that have ambitions to be the key learning & meeting points in the industry calendar.


To succeed in this position you will require excellent influencing skills and the ability to work closely with a multi-disciplinary team of passionate sector experts.


Excellent package dependent on experience.

Please e-mail your CV to: rory.brown@briefingmedia.com



Briefing Media Agriculture – machinery and farm IT journalist vacancy

Salary: Competitive
Location: Preston, Lancashire


As part of its expansion and aiming to serve farmers’ information needs even better, Briefing Media Agriculture is looking for a machinery and farm IT specialist to join its award-winning editorial team.


Based in our Preston, Lancashire HQ, we’re seeking an enthusiastic, motivated team player to write across Farmers Guardian, Arable Farming, Dairy Farmer and our website,www.fginsight.com. We also run Lamma show, CropTec and the British Farming Awards.


Activities within the role of machinery and farm IT specialist will include reporting from major machinery launches and events, keeping up to date with the latest kit and technology, carrying out machinery and equipment evaluations, and interviewing end users of equipment.


With a large portfolio of titles operating across multiple media platforms including print, online and social media, successful candidates can expect an exciting and varied workload.


Previous journalistic experience isn't essential; we are looking for enthusiastic, highly motivated team players with a deep-rooted interest in the farming machinery sector – someone who is as keen to be out on farm as they are to be interviewing leading figures.


You'll need an aptitude for writing, and you will need to be flexible in terms of your working day/week, as well as being prepared to travel. You will also need a full driving licence, and the ideal candidate will be confident operating farm machinery. The position is ideally suited to someone seeking their first job in agricultural journalism.


The position offers a competitive salary and excellent package, including 25 days holiday, contributory pension plan, free life assurance and childcare voucher scheme.


To apply, please send your CV and covering letter, along with any examples of your work, to the group head of content, Emma Penny, email emma.penny@briefingmedia.com.

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