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Social Media Intern
Lauren Dickinson Clarke

Opportunity closes: 13th Nov 2023
Type: Internship
Based: London (W1) or Salford
Salary: National Minimum Wage

Website: laurendickinsonclarke.com
Instagram: @laurendickinsonclarke

Lauren Dickinson Clarke is seeking a skilled and imaginative social media intern to handle our content production and scheduling for Instagram, Facebook & TikTok. This includes posts, Reels & stories.

This creative role will include:

  • Editing imagery & video with audio to produce engaging, story telling content
  • Assessing current social media presence and providing insights into what works and what can be utilized to improve engagement
  • Thinking outside of box to come up with new, radical and often witty content ideas which stay true to our brand pillars and aesthetic.
  • Working independently as this will largely be a remote role. You may be required to come to west London 1-4 times a month.
  • Creating other marketing content such as newsletters
  • Contributing to team discussions
  • Communicating with other team members to ensure smooth delivery of content
  • Proof reading
  • Working & sourcing talent to produce UGC
  • Research tasks

Required skills:

  • Excellent writing skills
  • Experience in handling social media accounts for design led brands
  • Excellent video & photo editing skills
  • Excellent working knowledge of Photoshop
  • Appreciation of brand guidelines, including voice & style
  • Preferably working knowledge of Veed video editing software
  • Preferably working knowledge of Mojo (app)
  • Preferably working knowledge of Agora pulse for content scheduling or other scheduling platform
  • Working knowledge of Shutterstock (using our account for access to stock footage where needed)
  • Preferably good working knowledge of the rest of the Adobe creative suite
  • Excellent organisation & time keeping management
  • Preferably working knowledge of e-commerce platforms
  • Basic skills in photography

Other requirements:

  • An intuitive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Eagerness & ability to learn quickly
  • Ability to work at a fast pace
  • Passion for social media
  • Comfortable in front of the camera
  • Excellent attention to detail, and detail orientated overall
  • Knowledge of current pop culture happenings and current affairs
  • Able to visit west London a few times a month


  • Bachelor's (preferred)


  • Social media marketing: 1 year (preferred)
  • Social media: 1 year (preferred)

A note from us

At LDC we celebrate misfits & rebels through the creations that we make. This philosophy extends to our hiring approach too. We favour attitude over experience and if your career path hasn’t been linear, we really don’t mind. We like hustlers, people who work hard and those who persevere to always ‘find a way.’

If you don’t currently meet all of the required skills or experience, but have killer examples of work are certain you can take this on, please do apply. We can teach where needed.

We hope this internship will result in a long term position with us.

How To Apply

Please send a CV, cover letter and examples of your work to [email protected].

In particular, we are keen to see examples of work which showcase your video & image editing skills. For this you can send us links to social media pages, websites or online portfolios. Alternatively please send us videos & images via WeTransfer.

If you send us links, please make it clear what you are responsible for producing/managing/editing within the given site.

Once applications have been received, we will reach out to the short-listed applicants and ask you to complete an editing task. This will be followed by a telephone interview.