JOB: AGI INTERN

The intern position is freelance and will last 3 months. While the position is non-paid, the intern will be given opportunities to attend interesting events around London, such as product launches, fashion shows, book fairs, cultural festivals; publish their writings and gain insider knowledge of the publishing industry. Outstanding interns will be invited to join the core team as editorial assistants and/or contributing writers.

Ideally, prospective interns would meet following requirements:

  • Prior publishing, blogging or content writing experience in one or more of the above topics
  • Interest in one of the following topics: politics, economy, technology, education, fashion and beauty, travel, health and relationships, and culture and events
  • Ability to work independently, attend assigned events and meet set deadlines
  • Familiarity with social networks, such as Facebook, Tweeter, Pinterest
  • An imaginative mind and a creative train of thought, positive and proactive attitude
  • Fluent English, great writing skills

 

Duties will involve:

  1. Researching stories for articles, interviews, events and products
  2. Writing short (200-300) and long (600-800) articles on a regular basis
  3. Helping editorial team with posting articles online and managing social media networks
  4. Sometimes helping proofreading articles
  5. Communicating with assigned editor on a daily basis via email or skype

 

Please send CV, short cover letter and writing samples detailing your interest/subject matter, availability and rough ballpark figure on how many short articles you’d be able to complete per week.

 

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