WANTED: French Speaking Social Copywriter Intern

November 28, 2018 | by Lynn Nyemba

Calling all dreamers, mavericks, innovators, slashers, trendsetters and trend hunters.

Who we are

In the words of Janis Ian (Mean Girls), we are ‘the greatest people you will ever meet” but don’t worry, we are also the loveliest. We are RE-UP, a team made up of people from all walks of life. We love and celebrate difference and diversity, and we pride ourselves on making sure everyone is heard – we are a team.

Based in the heart of Amsterdam, Tokyo, and Paris, RE-UP is a creative and strategic agency with a unique know-how in cultural trends, social media, content production, and brand identity. By investing in the best social listening tools, digital trends coolhunting and digital influencers’ mapping technologies, our international team has created a proprietary methodology to regroup classic strategic planning tools and newer, smarter ways to analyze millions of digital signals.

What we offer

Being an intern with us is a little different from the norm. You’ll be based in our headquarters in Amsterdam and become a vital cog in the RE-UP machine and we offer you much more than the just the chance to shadow a midweight and senior team. And actually, we dislike the word “intern”: you’ll be part of the team, period.

What you’ll get:

  • Opportunity to work alongside and learn from talents in every aspect of social media: from art directors and copywriters to planners and account managers
  • Opportunity to acquire a framework for thinking and working on and with social media
  • Opportunity to be heard: the best ideas can come from anywhere
  • The opportunity to network with industry leaders
  • The energy, passion, and atmosphere of a start-up
  • The chance to work on global accounts but also pro bono projects or startups

Your day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Research work
  • Writing, writing, and writing!!!
  • Production of content calendars
  • Interviews and qualitative surveys
  • Trend hunting and reporting
  • Community management support (copywriting)
  • Influencer identification
  • Support for potential shootings etc.

Who we’re looking for:

There’s one thing you will definitely have: curiosity, and lots of it.

We like big personalities here at RE-UP so it’s really important for us to only have people that come into the team and bring something new to the table. More than just a talent in your area of expertise, you should be fun to hang around with.

Sometimes indie agencies can be a hectic place to work, so it’s important that we all get along with each other – after all, we are spending 8 hours a day together. And even more hours thinking about our projects.

If we had to create a bucket list:

  • You have a curious mind
  • You have a very curious mind
  • You have a passion for crafting stories, listening to stories and telling stories.
  • You have a good understanding of social platforms and SEO, not only as a user but as a critical thinker
  • You have an interest in fashion, fine watchmaking, beauty and/or luxury
  • You have an interest in subcultures / are part of some of them
  • You have an attention to detail
  • You have a very strong attention to detail
  • You have an interest in advertising – you’ve already read Ogilvy on Advertising or watched Madmen.
  • You know what Halt & Catch Fire refers to
  • Native in French, fluent in English (both spoken and written)
  • You should have a degree (or be part of a university course) within:
    • Digital marketing
    • Fashion marketing
    • Advertising
    • Journalism
    • Communications
    • Photography / Arts
    • but… it’s not mandatory

To apply for the position please send your CV and a cover letter to the email below with the subject titled: Junior Social Copywriter Intern