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Stylist, the thinking woman’s weekly, is looking for a Beauty Assistant to join the busy beauty department.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for all things beauty – an encyclopaedic knowledge of trends and skincare, a serious make-up addiction and a book full of well-developed beauty PR contacts. The successful candidate will also have proven writing experience either on a newspaper, magazine, blog or website.
In this role, you will be responsible for sourcing the latest and most exciting beauty products to fill our pages, generating innovative ideas, conducting interviews, writing news stories and features, and taking the initiative in assisting Stylist’s Beauty Director and Beauty Editor in order to keep the department running smoothly. As an ambassador of the magazine, you will also play a part in meeting and strengthening PR contacts and attending events (including evening events), securing exclusive stories as well as maintaining the beauty department’s presence on social media. As a member of the Stylist team, you should also have an interest in fashion and current affairs and be able to work in a fast-paced environment while remaining calm, cheerful and organised.
It’s Stylist’s fifth birthday this year and this is a unique opportunity to play a part in one of the biggest success stories in British publishing.
Please send your CV and a covering letter including your salary expectations, along with five beauty feature ideas to: Beauty Assistant Application, Stylist, 26-34 Emerald Street, London, WC1N 3QA by Friday 11th April 2014.