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THE NUDGE  |  CURRENT ROLES


The Nudge is a highly-curated guide to London. It brings new launches, exclusive invitations and secret goings-on to a large, influential and highly-engaged audience of over 500,000 Londoners each month.

Nudge Members enjoy unlimited use of The Nudge website (which contains searchable recommendations for all of London’s best restaurants, bars and things to do) alongside unique access to a regularly-changing selection of member perks and experiences: from chef’s tables, bottomless boozy brunches and wine-paired tasting menus to member parties, off-menu dishes and preview dinners at some of London’s best new restaurants and bars.

 

CURRENT ROLES


1) Junior Staff Writer  (Full Time)

We’re actively on the lookout for a talented junior writer with a good sense of humour, who is keen to explore and document the best of London.

If you believe that might be you then please do apply to join us by sending in a brief introduction to yourself alongside links (if you have them) to a few of your published articles (ideally with a focus on food / drink/ culture/ entertainment. If you’ve never had any writing published before but believe that this is something you could do well, then please write an article that you think would fit well on The Nudge (this could be about a local restaurant, bar, pop up, event, experience, exhibition, park etc) and send this in to Jobs@TheNudge.com

In exchange, we’re offering you the chance to join a fast-paced, fast-growing digital media company; the opportunity to experience the best of London (restaurants, bars, events, and more); learning from our talented editorial team with over 25 years experience working across a range of publications; a platform to have your work seen by hundreds of thousands of Londoners; a relaxed, flexible working environment; 25 days holiday; and a starting salary of £25,000 -£28,000 per annum (depending on experience).

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Broken down, you will be responsible for:

RESEARCH:

  • Going to visit & review London’s best bars, restaurants, events, and pop ups.
  • Liaising with PRs and venues directly to organise reviews.
  • Tracking and sifting through news on everything happening in London, and selecting only the best to feature The Nudge.
  • Researching feature stories; meeting with interesting Londoners and business owners; uncovering interesting local stories; finding new and interesting ways to tell engaging stories about London, and the people who live here.

WRITING:

  • Writing articles within all of our other content verticals (news, features, theatre, things to do, bars travel etc)
  • Updating The Nudge’s cornerstone content & guides to keep them fresh, relevant & engaging.

PRODUCTION:

  • Building articles in WordPress – paying attention to in-linking, categorising, tagging and SEO
  • Curating & updating collections on the app & website, keeping them varied and engaging
  • Building and sending out weekly newsletters

SOCIAL:

  • Creating varied content for social media (including video) that inspires our followers to make the most of life in London.
  • Staying up-to-date with new social media platforms and trends and techniques.

KEY ATTRIBUTES 

  • A genuine interest in (and existing knowledge of) London’s best restaurants, bars and things to do.
  • The ability to write clearly in a friendly, humourous & concise manner.

Please note: some of this will require work outside of regular office hours, particularly when it comes to reviewing venues – however these hours will be given to you in lieu.

SALARY: £25,000 – £28,000 

Please send all applications to JOBS@THENUDGE.COM

NOTE: You must be based in London to apply for this role.


2) Content Manager (Full Time)

The Nudge is a highly curated city guide set up to help Londoners go on dates and adventures; discover new neighbourhoods; and explore new places.

We’re looking for a content manager to help support our growing editorial team. We need someone who knows London inside out and loves exploring it, at the same time as being super organised and having excellent attention to detail. You should be full of ideas at the same time as being happy wrestling with spreadsheets full of content; creating timelines; updating calendars, commissioning freelance writers and arranging reviews. You should be a dab hand at spotting and eradicating spelling and grammar mistakes, publishing articles in WordPress and generally helping our website and app be the best it can be so our readers and members can make the most of their lives in this excellent city (mic drop)

(mic pick up) We’re taking on more writers, producing more content and need someone to help manage it all. We also need someone who’s personable and good at building and maintaining relationships with PRs and a growing collection of talented freelance writers.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Staying on top of all of the best things going on in and around London
  • Working with the editorial team to assign content both in-house and amongst freelancers; helping to create content timelines; curating our weekly content and newsletter calendars 
  • Curating & updating collections on the app & website, keeping them varied and engaging
  • Building articles in WordPress – paying attention to in-linking, categorising, tagging and SEO
  • Building & maintaining content collections on Apple Maps
  • Proof-reading articles, reviews and features
  • Building and sending out weekly newsletters

KEY ATTRIBUTES 

  • An understanding of The Nudge’s brand 
  • A love and  knowledge of the London cultural landscape 
  • Experience in writing and / or copy-editing and / or content management
  • A friendly disposition, and an ability to connect and build relationships
  • Experience working in a small, fast-paced media company
  • Keen attention to detail 
  • A basic understanding of SEO
  • Familiarity with WordPress 

Desired Skills:

Writing & Editing
Photography & Video Editing

Salary: £28-32K

 


2) Freelance Writers

We’re actively on the lookout for talented freelance writers with a keen interest in, and knowledge of, London. Particularly those who are A) able to write in a succinct and witty manner, and B) keen to explore and document either a specific vertical (restaurants, bars, exhibitions, concerts, theatre) or their local London neighbourhood, in depth.

If you believe that might be you then please do apply to join us by sending in a brief introduction to yourself alongside links to a few of your published articles (with a particular focus on any culture / food / entertainment / travel writing), and a guideline for us in terms of your rates. If you’ve never had any writing published before but believe that this is something you could do well, then please write an article that you think would fit well on The Nudge (this could be about a local restaurant, bar, pop up, event, experience, exhibition, park etc) and send this in to Jobs@TheNudge.com

 

Please send all applications to JOBS@THENUDGE.COM

NOTE: You must be based in London to apply for this role.n