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

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