It's Nice That

Freelance Editorial Assistant

Job Added: 29 August 2019
Applications Close: 12 September 2019
Level: Junior
Contract: Freelance
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Twitter: @itsnicethat

Role details

It’s Nice That has a ten week opening for an editorial assistant to work across all It’s Nice That projects –, Printed Pages and Nicer Tuesdays.

This is an entry level role and we are looking for a candidate with an infectious enthusiasm for the creative industry. Candidates should have a basic knowledge of the core disciplines It’s Nice That covers, as well as an understanding of our tone of voice, history and overall message.


  • Can write to deadline with flair and personality
  • Understands the It’s Nice That brand, has a wide understanding of the key creative disciplines It's Nice That covers
  • Enjoys the challenge of keeping several plates spinning at the same time
  • The successful applicant will work with the editorial and creative teams to deliver inspiring news and stories from across a wide range of creative disciplines

Key Skills

  • Writing accurately and to deadline
  • Proactive and confident communication skills
  • Awareness of the design industry and creative world
  • Basic Photoshop experience to crop, resize and edit images
  • An interest in social media and digital publishing


  • Contribute daily news stories
  • Pitching and contributing to work articles and features
  • You will be expected to write using the It’s Nice That style guide and use our CMS to upload stories


We are proud to be an accredited London Living Wage employer

  • Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am — 6pm (flexible hours between 8am – 7pm except Fridays)
  • Term: 10 weeks
  • Day rate: £85.58
  • Location: 21 Downham Road, London N1 5AA, UK

Key dates

  • Applications close midnight 12 September 2019
  • Interviews commence w/c 23 September 2019
  • Provisional start date of 30 September 2019

As part of our Equality Policy - We are committed in our journey to eliminating discrimination, encouraging and valuing diversity amongst our workforce - We welcome enquiries from everyone

About It's Nice That

It’s Nice That believes passionately that creative inspiration is for everyone and by championing the most exciting and engaging work online, in print and through our events programme, we want to open up this world to the widest possible audience.

Founded in 2007, It’s Nice That has grown across many platforms and has a reach of over half a million readers a month. These include the website which is updated daily, a bi-annual magazine Printed Pages and events including our monthly Nicer Tuesdays talks series.

As well as publishing inspirational work, we also harness this creative expertise to help brands communicate their messages through partnerships.