We are looking for enthusiastic candidates to work alongside our editorial team

Job Description

This is a dynamic position in a rapidly growing environment with plenty of opportunities for growth. Once accepted into the program, the editor in-chief will match you with a luxury lifestyle area based on your goals and the company's business needs. Interns will support the digital editors with writing, researching, outreach, image and web production and more. Interns will also provide social media assistance as needed.

Qualifications/Skills Required

  • Previous journalism experience is a plus. Skilled writers and communicators passionate about luxury lifestyle are encouraged to apply
  • A journalism major is not necessary. Students from all disciplines, including political science and economics, are eligible
  • The program is open to undergraduates, graduate students, and recent graduates
  • Self-motivation/ ability to work without constant supervision/ adhere to strict deadlines

Computer Skills Required/ Preferred

  • Experience in using a word processor
  • Experience in a content management system such as Blogger and WordPress
  • Basic HTML and Photoshop skills are required

Knowledge and Skills to be Gained

  • Experience a fast-paced and professional working environment
  • Hone writing, editing and fact-checking skills
  • Sharpen newsgathering abilities and learn what makes a good news story and compelling read
  • Experience working in the luxury industry sector

Short-Term Skills

  • Newsgathering, research, reporting and writing skills
  • Learn to work with a powerful content management system
  • Gain experience in multiple facets: news stories, multimedia (photo/video) presentations, blogs, social media, etc.

Long-Term Skills

  • Write cleanly, comprehensibly to suit any occasion, be it news stories or staff memos
  • Finishing projects on tight deadlines
  • Business reporting and fact-gathering skills

Life Skills

  • Time management
  • Teamwork and experience working in a professional environment with a wide range of people
  • Phone, email and in-person manners and social skills
  • Understanding of the luxury industry sector

Logistics

  • 9-12 weeks (flexible); 35 hours per week or less (flexible)

This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for this position; other duties outside of normal responsibilities may be performed as necessary to meet the needs of the organization.

GC Privé is an equal opportunity employer.



Overview

  • Job Title Junior Journalist
  • Department Lifestyle Planning
  • Location London, Knightsbridge
  • Reports to CEO
  • Job Type Internship
  • Duration 2-3 months

2016/ 2017 Internship Applicants

To apply for this internship position please send us your CV, cover letter and an optional photo via e-mail at internships@gcprive.com