Content writer

  • 138 Holborn, London EC1N 2SW, UK
  • Full-time

Company Description

Founded in 2006 by travel and e-tourism professionals, Voyage Privé is the leading private flash sales travel agency.

Our company is recognised for the quality of its offers, as well as for the quality of its relationships both externally with customers and internally within its teams. We are a team of experts, always ambitious and demanding, driven by creativity and innovation!

Voyage Privé achieved a total turnover of 600 million euros in 2017, with positive growth every year since its inception.

More than 400 enthusiastic travel-lovers already work for the company, and with their talents and motivation, more than 32 million members have been convinced to entrust us with booking their holidays!

How about you? Will you be the next one to join the adventure?

Job Description

Do you have a passion for travel & photography? Do you have a natural flair for writing? Are you a recent graduate looking to get some invaluable experience working for the #1 independent E-tourism group in Europe, with 400+ employees and gross revenues over €600m? This role is a full-time entry level position for a hard-working candidate who is looking to get some fantastic editorial experience under their belt. Candidates will join the Content team in a fast-paced work environment in central London (EC1N).

Start date: 10th December

 

As part of the small friendly content team (and reporting to Content & Marketing Manager), you will be creating online content using our in-house CMS, including image selection, destination information and overall user experience.

Partnering with some of the world's best hotel brands & airlines, you will inspire our members through high-quality editorial, photography & videos.

This role requires a real passion for travel and writing – someone who is really creative and able to transport the reader, telling stories with the right combination of beautiful imagery and words.

We require meticulous attention to detail – grammar and spelling must be faultless!

You must also be comfortable with your work being edited – although we encourage creative flair, you must be open to suggestions and improvements!

Insider knowledge is really valuable to us, so if you have travelled a lot that is a great advantage!

As well as writing content you will have the opportunity to get involved in the weekly newsletters, social media campaigns, and special merchandising projects.

Qualifications

Recent graduate with the right combination of academic background & internship experience

Fluent English speaker

Impeccable grammar and spelling

Able to write in a consistent tone of voice

Abe to liaise with hotel suppliers, hotel buyers & the marketing team

Work to tight deadlines & daily targets

Ensure copy is truthful & accurate

Previous Photoshop experience is a plus

Previous CMS experience is a plus

Previous Blogging experience is a plus

And most of all…a passion for travel!

All applications must contain the following:

  • Demos of previous copywriting (ideally travel-related)
  • In 250 words or less: what you would improve about the current editorial style & content on http://www.voyage-prive.co.uk/