Exposure, Education & Paid Opportunities
Are you a student, recent graduate or writing professional who loves to write and wants to learn more about online media? Looking for an opportunity that doesn’t involve crazy bosses and coffee/lunch runs? Think you have what it takes to write for a website AND help it turn a profit? Funkycolour wants you on the team!
Funkycolour.co.uk, a recently created website featuring health tips, food, travel ideas, shopping mania, parenting, relationship advice, fitness tips and more stuffs for lifestyle, is looking for a few hard-working, ambitious, and creative writers to write articles, market the site via social media, perform marketing tasks, and get a better understanding of what it takes to run a successful website.
This position is 2 days in a week and starts as an unpaid internship for a brief trial period. It will possibility of turning into a paid position if we find exactly what we are looking for in YOU!
If you are interested, please send an email to [email protected] with your resume and two related writing samples.
If you were to intern with us, the position would be considered “remote” meaning you could work from your own computer at home, school, or wherever you like to work. We will contact over email, GChat, or Skype for get work done.
As for your blogging assignments, they will range depending on your strengths as an intern and what you like to do best.
For instance, We would start you as a writer. After getting comfortable with blogging, we would allow you to keep writing, but also invite you to complete other assignments such as social media tasks, working with advertisements/affiliates and performing minimal site maintenance (to name a few).
Responsibilities & Position Breakdown
I will break down the tasks for you. And, You can get a better idea of what you may be doing in this position:
Coming up with article ideas, writing articles, editing articles, posting/uploading articles, and helping to plan the editorial calendar, to name a few.
Maintaining/running our Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pintrest and any other social media platforms we are involved in. This could be anything from writing and sending Tweets, to updating our Facebook page and things of that nature.
Assisting us in reaching out to companies who may be interested in working with us, facilitating conversations between our company and an advertiser, maintaining spreadsheets with information about our clients, and researching other competitor sites, to name a few.
Coming up with fresh/new ideas for content, social media, and marketing/advertising strategies.
If you have more questions, please do not hesitate to ask!