Telegraph Media Group, Lifestyle - Gardening Internship

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Paid Internship + Benefits
Posted
20 Jan 2015
Closes
20 Feb 2015
Industry
Journalist
Discipline
Editorial
Job Type
Internship
Hours
Full Time

Telegraph Gardening is the place to go for gardening news, advice from experts and help on how to grow plants and vegetables.

Telegraph Garden Shop is the place to go to buy plants and vegetables from a wide selection of UK growers. Items are delivered direct to your door. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated intern to join the Lifestyle team to work on our gardening section. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • An enthusiasm for and knowledge of gardening 
  • An interest in flower arranging / countryside / garden history / environment / green issues
  • A good understanding of online publishing and social media
  • An understanding of the Telegraph's reputation and readership
  • Efficiency, organisation, motivation, initiative
  • Works to high standards
  • Be able to supply (at application) links to two pieces of writing (personal gardening blog etc)

The role will include:  

  • Uploading and presenting of gardening content online
  • Helping run the Lifestyle desk's workflow documents
  • Depending on ability developed while on the desk there will be feature opportunities too
  • Researching
  • Promote gardening using through social media channels