We are hiring now for our Client a culture writer 6 months PAYE assignment!
The candidates must have proven experience writing about arts and culture for digital publications. The successful candidate will have a keen interest in museums and the arts, aware of which exhibits are currently showing, and know their Manets from Monets
Most importantly, they will excel at making art, history and culture stories enjoyable and easily understandable by those who aren’t experts or academics. Experience in curating clickable headlines and an understanding of what makes a story shareable is a must.
Writing regular culture stories – many of which will be about museums and current exhibitions, etc
There will be some image research required
Working closely with the Editor on keeping our editorial calendar up-to-date, making sure we don’t miss key cultural moments
Write occasional features that are connected to launches
experience writing about arts and culture for online publications (Time Out, BBC Culture, etc)
Equally comfortable turning out quick 300 word stories as they are working on longer features that require interviews and research
Self-starter, used to writing for tight deadlines
Very organised and works well in a fast-paced environment
Excellent time management skills and ability to forward-plan