Content Developer Required

Shades of Noir is looking for two enthusiastic content developer to join an active team passionate about equality and diversity. The content developers are responsible for writing regular content for the site, as well as providing support for our monthly events.


Key Information:

  • 18 month contract: June 2016 – Dec 2017
  • 6 Hours per week. £11/ hour
  • Must be a UAL recent graduate or student
  • Applications close Wednesday 8 June
  • About SoN 

Who we are looking for:  

  • Interest in equality
  • Solid writing skills
  • Professional, with excellent communication skills
  • Must be creative
  • Some filming and editing knowledge
  • Works well in a fast paced start-up environment
  • Able to identify new trends
  • Working knowledge of Tumblr, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Linkedin
  • Extremely well-organised, methodical and efficient, with a good dose of common sense and initiative
  • Excellent knowledge of topical creative industry and general news and events
  • Strong MS Word & Excel skills with an understanding of Photoshop
  • Excellent editing skills in writing.

Role Responsibilities: 

  • Contribute to website content
  • Write copy for product and postings for website and other SoN mediums
  • Liaise internally and externally
  • Upload editorial content to social media sites
  • Help research & generate new ideas for content
  • Attend conference (with opportunity to take part with SoN team)
  • Film and edit video interviews
  • Interview persons in Higher education and creative industries
  • Dealing with enquiries
  • Build on mailing list
  • Managing press cuttings
  • Working as part of a team to organize and run regular events


Application Process: 

If you would like to be considered for this role please submit your CV and 250 or more words blog post to The blog post should be suitable for our readers and in the context of diversity, equality & inclusion. Applications close on Wednesday 8 June.

If you have any queries please email us at