• Proofread and fact-checked articles (including Lunch at the FT, front page stories, the fashion editor’s column, travel segments and book reviews). • Composed tweets on SocialFlow using SEO and adhering to the FT’s voice. The number of Life&Arts Twitter followers increased by 1,200 over my internship. • Researched and wrote the weekly photography ‘Snapshot’ for the FT Weekend. • Pitched ideas for and wrote ‘The List,’ one of which was featured on the ft.com homepage. • Represented the paper at press events after hours.
• Wrote articles informing Londoners of upcoming film, food, theatre, cinema, kids, visual arts and music events in accordance with the publication’s lively house style. • Attended a press night at the Landor Theatre and wrote a review on Thoroughly Modern Millie. • Ensured my articles’ high visibility on Google with Keyword Planner. • Used Tweetdeck to promote the company’s ‘top pick’ events. • Managed Twitter ‘win it Wednesday’ competitions and selected winners. • Transcribed interviews. • Provided content and sourced eye-catching images for the weekly newsletter.
Modern and Medieval Languages