Matchbox Publishing, Editorial Assistant Internship

Location
London
Salary
Travel and lunch provided
Posted
05 Sep 2013
Closes
05 Oct 2013
Industry
Journalist
Sector
Intern
Job Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Company Description

Matchbox Publishing is a young, dynamic content marketing agency who deliver beautifully presented and well crafted editorial content and creative content marketing strategy.

Internship Description

We are looking for a highly motivated intern to assist a busy editorial desk on the launch of its exciting new Notting Hill-focused iPad launch. The ideal candidate will have some editorial experience and possess strong research skills. They should be confident in liaising with PRs, and have a good eye for great imagery and compelling stories. Strong writing skills would be a bonus and excellent organisational skills are essential. The candidate will also be responsible for helping to build a social media campaign prior to launch, so a good understanding of this will be key. Please apply only if you can commit to a three-month period.

Overall tasks will include (but not limited to):

• Manage all social media

• Support Editorial team with everything and anything- from research and planning editorial content to conceptualising digital campaigns

• Monitor digital media and content marketing industries and for new trends, case studies and competitor activity

Role Requirements

• Demonstrable strong interest in marketing, technology and the media/magazine industry

• Creative, open, positive, can-do attitude

• Daily use of social media and a clear understanding of what makes popular social networks (Facebook, Google +, Twitter) successful

• Attention to detail

• Proven ability to manage multiple daily tasks and manage time well

• Ability to be proactive: take initiative, think and deliver new solutions

• Excellent relationship-building skills- able to work and communicate effectively with different people

• Previous marketing experience or a Marketing degree, is advantageous but not mandatory

• Fluency of and excellent written English essential