We are launching a full-time, paid, six-month editorial traineeship. There are two places to join our current team of ten in our Eccleston Square office and be paid a £21,000 per annum salary for the duration of the traineeship.

We are looking for candidates with the following:

  • A demonstrable interest in politics, news and ideas
  • Good writing skills
  • Organisational skills (familiarity with publishing software a bonus)
  • A self-starter, can-do attitude

What you’ll do :

The successful applicants will receive a wide-based training in all aspects of digital editorial production:

  • Idea-generation
  • Forward planning
  • Editing
  • Writing
  • Production of podcasts and video
  • Social media and SEO
  • Graphics and use of CMS

There is then the possibility of a permanent full-time position at the end of the period.

How to apply

Please send a CV and covering letter to hr@unherd.com

Need to learn a new skill to be eligible to apply for jobs like this? Check out our training courses



Please quote journalism.co.uk when applying for this position

Subscribe to our email job alerts to get more jobs like this and/or follow @journalism_jobs on Twitter.