An exciting opportunity for a bright, hard-working individual to provide editorial support in the role of Editorial Assistant at SHOWstudio, Nick Knight's award-winning fashion website.

Working directly with the Editor, Fashion Editor and all members of the SHOWstudio team, this role is pivotal in ensuring delivery against a busy publishing schedule and high-quality editorial content for the site and social media channels. 

Roles and Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the Editor with core writing for the site
  • Managing the blog, news and contributor profiles
  • Responsible for the weekly newsletter; including all text, titles and links, as well as ensuring delivery of newsletter assets on time (editor will give final sign off)
  • Assisting with the management of social media.
  • Assisting with research for all key SHOWstudio projects
  • Liaising with PRs, helping represent SHOWstudio at events and organise diaries to ensure that the editor is represented at key events
  • Transcribing interviews and helping with edits where relevant
  • Responsible for ensuring the correct credits for all projects
  • Sub-editing and fact checking 

Required skills and experience:

  • Degree level in a relevant discipline
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Very strong writing abilities must be able to write blogs, text and social media quickly and accurately
  • Organised; the ability to manage own time and schedule workloads so that deadlines are met, without supervision
  • Strong attention to detail and confidence to fact check and sub-edit
  • A can-do attitude 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and pressurised environment; schedules and priorities can change very quickly 
  • Experience using social media

Desirable skills and experience:

  • High level of up-to-date knowledge of the fashion industry
  • Passion for the industry and SHOWstudio as a platform
  • Experience working with a content management system
  • Experience working within in a fast-paced online publisher
  • Experience working within a fashion publication

To apply:

Send your CV and covering letter (no longer than 500 words) to georgina.evans@showstudio.com. Please include “Firstname Surname, Editorial Assistant Application’ within the subject field of your email.

Location: London

Salary: Entry level and depending on experience 

Applications close on 30th August 2018.