Do you have a passion for all things entertainment?
Do you know your Emma Stones from your Emma Watsons? Are you an information junkie with a thirst for celebrity?
A rare opening for a bright graduate to join a fast-paced media directory in the heart of Camden.
We have an immediate opening for a content writer and researcher with a passion for media, research skills, strong communication skills (verbal and written), and a keen eye for detail to work on our Diary team. A journalism qualification and demonstrable writing experience would be an advantage in this role, as would any sub-editing experience.
Reporting into our Editor, you will be part of a small team responsible for sourcing and updating upcoming events including premieres, parties, award ceremonies, launches, gigs and celebrity visits, for our industry audience. The role entails liaising with PR consultancies, event organisers, agents, record labels, managers, distributors, publishers, charities and galleries, and using the internet, telephone, social media and email to research. The successful candidate will be responsible for several subject areas, and will develop and source relevant content, working to targets and deadlines.
The company is fast-paced and deadline driven and candidates must possess genuine enthusiasm for the entertainment and arts sectors; a keen eye for detail and thirst for knowledge; a confident telephone manner; and the ability to work as part of a close-knit team. Familiarity with social media (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter etc), enthusiasm, the ability to write lively copy for an industry audience, and a keen interest in celebrity influencers and entertainment (music, TV, fashion, film, theatre etc) are essential in this role.
Please complete the application form to send your CV and a covering letter detailing three reasons why we should interview you. Please note: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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