Subjet: Calling Amsterdam!

FashionUnited is looking for a new editorial intern in their Amsterdam office! Could you be the lucky one?

 Here is some information on FashionUnited and their job ad! 

FashionUnited is an independent international B2B fashion platform. Globally active,  our  platform reaches more than 1.6 million industry professionals per month. Visitors can browse their local website in their native language and read up on the latest fashion news, trade statistics,  and business intelligence. In addition, we also offer advertising, local and international job boards, events, an eMarket and the FashionUnited Network where fashion professionals can connect, discuss and share ideas.

We are currently looking for a:

Editorial  Intern (Full Time)  to work from our head office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Internship Responsibilities:

  • Making sure you are up to date with the latest trends, designers, career changes, trade fairs and events occurring in the UK and the Netherlands,

  • Writing daily news articles in Dutch and /or English for, and,

  • Visiting local fashion trade fairs, shows, events in the Netherlands,

  • Interviewing leading fashion industry experts and insiders,

  • Researching and writing in-depth background articles,

  • Maintaing a list of key fashion industry contacts, PR agencies and press offices and making sure the list is up to date.

What we look for in an intern:

  • Journalism/writing/editorial educational background, either studying journalism or experience in journalism and/or writing,

  • Excellent knowledge of Dutch and/or English

  • A team-player who is also capable of working alone when needed,

  • Sufficient computer skills (ie knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe, SEO writing)

  • Knowledge of German, Spanish, French or Italian i s a plus

  • Located in Amsterdam, or willing to relocate for a period of 3 to 6 months!

Are you interested in this challenging position?  Please email a brief cover letter and your resume to (stating Editorial

Intern) Attn. Kirsty Lippens, FashionUnited World Wide Ltd.

Hannah Rafter