Modeconnect offers a few internships to students wishing to pursue a career as a fashion picture editor – iconographer – in fashion journalism or fashion social media. The social media work placement offers a unique perspective of the use and management of social media in digital publishing and will help you identify the qualities and skills required to succeed in this field.
Internships with Modeconnect usually last between 3 to 6 weeks and can be part or full time. Candidates must be a university student and required do an internship as part of their training. No wage is offered but refreshment, snacks and lunch are provided at the office.
Modeconnect is a young but dynamic digital publishing company that has quickly gained respect throughout the industry. It has an excellent network in both the world of fashion and fashion education. You can find out more on Modeconnect’s About page. Modeconnect is located in Central London, close to Caledonian Road Tube station on the Piccadilly line.
The Work Placement Experience
With both types of work placements, – fashion journalism and fashion social media – interns get to witness the day-to-day running of a small digital publishing business, and learn from a practical environment.
They may be involved in a number of activities ranging from contributing to social media to interacting with top fashion and education institutions. Depending on the calendar, interns get to attend main fashion events such as London Graduate Fashion Week, New Designers or London Fashion Week.
Social Media Internship
This work placement offers an excellent overview of the use of social media in fashion. Modeconnect executes and monitors social media campaigns across multiple platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Vimeo and Tumblr. The tasks carried out are varied; they range from researching content to writing tweets and short posts, manipulating visuals to interacting with the community and involve a number of information management tools.
How to apply
Interning at Modeconnect is highly valued and sought after.
We will email you to confirm we have registered your interest and keep you informed of any progress.