We are an online beauty, fashion & lifestyle platform looking for a creative writer | blog intern with a keen interest in the fashion and beauty industry. This is an opportunity to join a growing team and become a regular contributor to the SVendors Report (Blog). This is an unpaid role however, you will often receive compensation for outstanding articles and can be retained eventually as a permanent staff (based on performance).
What you’ll be up to:
Working with the team to come up with ideas for the blog.
Helping to promote content on our social media platforms.
Telephone interviews with vendors and influencers for content creation.
Writing articles for the blog, and working with an editor to get them shipshape. Article topics will cover the beauty industry, fashion industry and lifestyle world.
Most contact with the team will be over email, phone or skype.
What are we looking for:
Applicants should be university students, NYSC members or recent graduates.
Keen and talented writers. If you’ve written for a website or publication before that’s a bonus, but if this is your first chance to do so, then seize the moment.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Social media savviness on all platform.
Time management skills and ability to meet publication deadlines.
Perks of the role:
Any articles you write will be fully attributed to you. This will be a great opportunity to get recognition in the industry.
Feedback on your writing and careers advice from the team.
We’ll also promote your articles on our social media pages.
Team activities / outings, SVNG freebies and more.
Paid telephone, internet or travel expenses where required.
How to apply:
The next stage is to send us an ‘audition’ article. It should be 500-1000 words long and fit our blog guidelines (Fashion, beauty & lifestyle related, should capture our audience, focus on Nigeria, include high quality pictures, should be original and not plagiarised). Also attach a copy of you CV Including your name, phone number, Location, Instagram handle, twitter handle and Facebook name.
Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will review your application and let you know whether you have been successful. Bear in mind that only the very best articles will make the cut. We are also unable to provide feedback for every application.