The Scoop Weekly: 18th February 2021

Hello you lovely lot! Welcome back to The Scoop, THE place to be if you’re looking for work experience, or anything that’ll make your CV shine!

This week, we’ve got some sick opportunities from the likes of Samsung, The Hut Group and so much more. So, read on to check them out, and we’ll be back next week, with even more choices for you.

Pssst.. We also run weekly workshops for students about job hunting/gaining experience on our TikTok Wednesdays at 6PM UK Time (@hype_collective_) , so you should definitely check that out too.

SOLVE FOR TOMORROW COMPETITION – SAMSUNG

Solve for tomorrow is a nationwide competition, created to empower the UK’s next generation of innovators who want to make a positive impact in the world. You don’t need any qualifications, all you need is an idea, that uses tech and a desire to make a difference. If your idea is a new tech product/service/app that can make a difference in communities, Samsung want to know. Areas benefitted by your idea could be sustainability, education, social isolation, or diversity & inclusion, to name a few. If your idea is shortlisted, you’ll get to refine your idea with Samsung, with access to workshops, masterclasses, mentoring and so much more. The winning idea will receive long term mentorship, with support to make your idea a reality. Oh, and you’ll get £10k. Are you tech-savvy, with a social conscience? If so, what are you waiting for?! You’ve got until the 21st of February 2021, so apply here now!

DIGITAL MARKETING EXECUTIVE (RETAIL) – THE HUT GROUP

You may not have heard of them, but The Hut Group (THG) is one of the world’s fastest growing online retailers. They work with Nestle, P&G and Hotel Chocolat, to name a few. In this role, you’ll be supporting their growth strategy and helping to build brand identity across commercial platforms. You’ll get your thinking cap on, creating innovative ways to drive traffic to the client’s websites. You’ll also help manage the growth and management of digital marketing channels, such as Influencers, SEO, Content, Social Media, to name a few. Finally, you’ll be regularly reporting on campaigns, and communicating with clients to discuss. If you fancy working in fast paced and exciting workplace like THG, apply here!

WEBINAR SERIES – I LIKE NETWORKING

I like networking is a platform that aims to support women and non-binary professionals looking for a career in the creative and cultural industry. Across the rest of February-April, they’re running some fantastic and informative webinars, to help people find their full potential, and teach some integral skills for selected industries. Sign up to events such as a ‘Creative Recruitment Q&A’, a ‘Networking Studio’ and so much more. What have you got to lose? Click here to find the perfect online workshop for you.

THE ‘NON-GRADUATE’ JOB – RISE AT SEVEN

If you’re clued up on the hottest marketing campaigns of 2020 and 2021, you will have probably heard of rise at seven, who are currently working with huge clients, such as TikTok and PrettyLittleThing. They’ve just started a scheme called the ‘non-graduate’ role, where you take a year out and work for Rise at Seven for the next academic year, whilst the country gets back to normal. They’ll also refund you your first term of rent as an incentive. They want students to make the most of a tough situation, offering positions in PR, creative, copywriting and so much more. There’s plenty of benefits, but one of the biggest ones is that they’ll pay you a full salary and give you training you wouldn’t be able to get necessarily elsewhere during studying. To apply, you don’t even have to send in a CV, just send them something that’ll wow them. Interested? click here for more info

PUBLISHING INTERN – PAVILION BOOKS

Keen to break into the publishing industry? Pavilion books are on the hunt for enthusiastic, approachable and confident individuals to take on their internship. You’ll be based in the Lake District, and will need a car, but it’s an incredibly immersive experience for anyone who’s trying to get started in publishing. You’ll be helping with any stage of publishing processes, such as editing, fact checking, layout and loads more. If this is up your street, apply here.

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