Copywriting and Research Intern, Society of Editors

Location: Remote Working
Salary details: London Living Wage
Closes: 13/06/2021
  • Full-Time
  • Internship
  • Remote Working
  • Starting Out

The Society of Editors is seeking a paid intern to work on its diversity and inclusion resource hub. The intern will assist in producing a digital reference guide to assist those currently working in journalism, or aspiring to enter a career in the media.

The role will include undertaking research, writing copy, liaising with D&I charities and other organisations, and assisting with creative content for the website.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • Excellent research skills
  • A keen interest in diversity and inclusion
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work remotely and independently
  • Understanding of website software such as WordPress is desirable but not essential.

This is an internship working remotely for up to 3 months, paid at the Living Wage.

If you are interested in this opportunity, email office@societyofeditors.org by 13 June with a covering letter (no longer than one page), plus a short CV and an example of a published or unpublished piece of your journalism. Please mention Journo Resources when you apply, it really helps us out.

About Us

With members in national, regional, and local media, journalism education and media law, the SoE has represented the industry at the highest level for 21 years, campaigning and lobbying on behalf of press freedom, editorial standards and the public right to know.

The SoE is committed to being an inclusive employer and encourages applications from all suitable applicants irrespective of background, circumstances, age, disability, gender identity, ethnicity, religion or belief and sexual orientation.