Scottish jeweller Scarlett Erskine creates collection of uniquely textured precious metal jewellery.
Location: Dundee, with potential for some home working
£7.85 per hour. Part-time, 20 hours per week for 12 weeks
Taking her inspirations from the skin, Scarlett highlights the beauty contained within the detailed structures of skin cells and the textures of the skin. Within her collection Scarlett creates both wearable and statement pieces of jewellery.
Scarlett Erskine Jewellery is now looking to bring on an intern to work on Brand Development and PR. Within this role your main tasks will be:
• Setting up a monthly newsletters
• Writing press releases
• Contacting media
• Gaining new contacts and stockists
• Planning photo shoots
• Writing artist statements
• Researching trade shows
• Updating the company website.
The ideal graduate will have a strong interest in the creative industries with a background in marketing, PR and/or design. You should have good written and verbal communication skills and be able to write engaging and relevant content. You will be friendly and approachable and comfortable working on your own and as part of a small team. You should be able to show initiative and manage your own time effectively. An understanding of the jewellery world would be beneficial. You will be confident in contacting the media and speaking with new contacts and stockists.
(This role is on a self-employed basis. Please note that you will be invoicing Adopt an Intern as a freelance/consultant. This is a very simple, uncomplicated process. You will also be advised to register as self-employed with HMRC if you are not already registered. Please note, students in Scotland on a Tier 4 Visa are not permitted to be self-employed and therefore will not be considered for this role.)
Closing date for applications is 17 March 2015, 5pm
Please submit a CV and brief covering letter through the Adopt an Intern online application form on our website. All applications must be submitted by 5pm on the closing date. State a. your availability and b. relevant information on your skills/experience pertaining to the job spec. We do NOT accept e-mail applications unless otherwise stated.
This Adopt an Intern funded internship has been made possible through the financial support of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) with match funding from the Scottish Government. It is part of a "Business Growth Programme" supporting the third sector, micro businesses and SMEs and contributes to our wider focus of boosting economic stability by investing in graduates. These are paid, meaningful, capacity-building internships, with monitored outcomes.