Staff Writer (US English knowledge)

Salary
London Living Wage (£10.55 per hour)
Hours
Full time
Position Type
Full Time
Location
London
Closing Date
31/10/2019
Advert expires on
20/09/2019

RANKIN

Main Duties

A great opportunity for someone who is passionate about writing and who is looking to build a career in the editorial world.


Located in London, RANKIN work with world-class and emerging talent across film, photography and publishing.


Part of the editorial team and reporting into the Editorial Director you will research, write feature articles and produce content for the new platform one of our clients, a internationally renowned consumer goods brand.


Due to the nature of the project we do require someone who has proven experience in writing using US English and has knowledge of the US market and pop culture.


At RANKIN you will be able to be part of a fun and friendly work environment and you will benefit from some of the best career prospects in the industry.


Come and join this unique organisation and its bunch of talented people who thrive in delivering spectacular work time and time again.


At RANKIN we want to change the world, would you like to join us in our quest?


About us


The RANKIN Group is Rankin’s new hybrid cultural company encompassing creative services, contract publishing, production, editorial verticals/platforms, and talent representation.


We are a fast growing, thriving cultural community creating great short and long form content on an hourly basis.


We are a team of creatives, directors, photographers, researchers, strategists, producers and editors who collaborate with brands ranging from luxury to FMCG, charities, editorial platforms, beauty, fashion & automotive.


We help brands be culturally relevant through creative communication, campaigns, brand building & content creation.


We create work that is bold, brave & beautiful.


http://www.rankin.co.uk/


Your day to day at RANKIN


· Work closely with the editorial team to create and refine content for print and online that is highly engaging, cultural, topical and engaging.


· Pitch and write features


· Contribute content for social media channels


· Story and project research


*DISCLAIMER:This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, the Company reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned.

Skills and Experience

  • Proven experience writing and producing content for a variety of audiences.
  • Culturally aware and constantly interested.
  • Up to date and informed of movements and changes within the industry.
  • Previous experience working in a fast-paced editorial, fashion or digital environment.
  • Previous experience working with a global corporate brand.
  • Excellent organisational and multitasking skills as well as great time management, initiative, and keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to work autonomously delivering brand-aligned content that will resonate with our audience.