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Journalism Intern - Retail Gazette

Job Title: Journalism Intern - Retail Gazette
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hammersmith and Fulham
Salary: Travel & Lunch
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q95673
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2014 14:15

Job Description

Retail Gazette is the leading and reliable online source of news stories in and around the retail industry. Retail Gazette currently has an exciting opportunity for two placement students (undergraduates or graduates) to gain some valuable work experience within the online publishing industry working with our growing team in Hammersmith, London. We have plans to invest in and grow Retail Gazette and we need you to help us build this publication. This is a great opportunity to get involved in all aspects of online news publishing. We are looking for highly motivated, energetic and enthusiastic writers with the desire to learn and real commercial curiosity. You must have a positive attitude, creative and online skills and strong interpersonal skills. This opportunity would be ideal for anyone seeking to gain some office experience and a first step on the ladder to becoming a full time journalist. You will get invaluable experience, on the job training and an opportunity to regularly publish your writing. Our interns will be involved in: * News Coverage - You will produce comprehensive and high quality copy on a daily basis, often with tight deadlines * Features and Research - You will attend industry events and interview key industry players and gather industry knowledge to write in-depth features * Social Media - You will manage and promote various social media accounts This placement will last for the summer and start as soon as possible but could easily be extended for those who have the availability and the ability. If you wish to be considered for this opportunity please forward a copy of your CV, a covering letter, 2 examples of your published work and 2 original ideas for retail features (UK or international) to We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.