MSE.com is offering a summer work placement for a bright, friendly undergraduate to assist the editorial team in research for the weekly email and deals. It will involve checking for legitimacy, fact checking, some writing plus making lots of calls to press offices. MSE.com would like someone to join the team for a minimum of six weeks, as soon as possible, although could wait for the right candidate.
This is office based so you must currently be based in the UK, within commuting distance of the offices in Shepherds Bush, West London. Good knowledge of the internet, the ability to type and excellent written/spoken English skills are essential. To enable you to assist the team fully, good knowledge of www.moneysavingexpert.com is desirable but not a prerequisite. Hours 10am to 6pm Monday to Friday. This is a temporary intern scheme aimed at giving someone an opportunity to develop their work and experience. As such it is a nominal pay rate of £6/hour.
If interested please send CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12pm on 3 July 2009.