Job Description, Intern, Remote Journalist 

About Us:

Alphagreen Group (alphagreengroup.com) works with top brands globally to become Europe’s leading distribution platform (alphagreen.io) in healthcare, wellness products and medical cannabis.

 

Alphagreen.io is a SaaS-enabled marketplace for B2B and B2C. The website provides a curated offering of wellness and non-psychoactive products (e.g. CBD) in the UK with the goal to expand into other European countries from H2 2020. We launched only a few weeks ago and already have the largest number of products available in Europe for consumers.

 

In addition to the B2C marketplace, we’re developing a B2B marketplace solution for CBD shops and restaurants to enable an easier product discovery using the Alphagreen Selection Seal and integration with their PoS and CRM systems. 

 

In Germany, we operate a 100% subsidiary under the name of Alphagreen Med GmbH. We are in the process of becoming a licensed manufacturing and wholesale player, selling medical Cannabis to pharmacies across the country.

 

The team has a mix of PE/VC, Tech and Pharmacy professionals supported by a seasoned board with CEOs of the major players in Canada and Colombia. In the last two months, the team has raised funding from several well-known tech entrepreneurs and angels.

 

The Role:

We’re seeking a Journalism intern to join our team!

 

The primary focus of this role is developing, writing and editing content about CBD, wellness and our curated marketplace, but you will be involved with other initiatives as well. Responsibilities include:

 

  • Support editorial staff in all activities leading to publication

  • Liaise with other in-house teams, writers, technology, and third party agencies production to negotiate and monitor timescales for stages in the publishing process

  • Deal with the administration of work commissioned to freelance writers

  • Organise and researching projects to tight deadlines

  • Summarise written materials

  • Write and edit content for our blog, Medium page, and social channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc)

  • Edit

  • Develop engaging stories and campaigns for our social channels

  • Write and edit content for our webpage

  • Contribute to a marketing campaign managed by our third-party Social Media and PR agencies

 

This is an exciting internship opportunity at a well-funded and fast-growing company in the rapidly growing CBD and medical cannabis market.

 

Our Offer:
By joining the Alphagreen family, you would become part of a dynamic, fun, and passionate London team currently composed of our CEO Alexej, our Business Development Lead Emma, our Product Lead Aman, as well as our international team which includes our CTO Viktor and Backend Lead Andrey.

 

You would be in the heart of the Cannabis and CBD scene, meet incredible people and always be encouraged to show initiative and teach us how to get to the next level.

 

As an intern with Alphagren, you will get invaluable experience and the chance to develop your skills in the following areas:

 

  • Writing

  • Editing

  • Editorial Calendar Management

 

The Candidate:

We’re looking for a hardworking and resourceful team player with a positive can-do attitude who is excited to work with a lean, dynamic group in a fast-paced environment.

 

About you:

  • Most of all we are looking for enthusiasm for journalism and a genuine interest in our core subjects of wellness, CBD, health and overall lifestyle

  • Obsessed with quality, speed-to-market and passionate for innovation

  • Highly motivated self-starter who loves a good challenge

  • A sense of urgency and strong time management

  • Previous experience in journalism or an editorial role

  • Engaging, outgoing, approachable personality

  • Flexible and able to operate effectively even under constant change

  • Interested in healthcare and technology

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Fluent in English (proficiency in another language is always great)

 

Desired Qualifications:

These are not requirements for the role but are a plus:

 

  • Having worked or interned at a fast-growing start-up

  • Tech-savvy - experience using GSuite, Trello, CRM systems, mail merge applications, and various business management/operational tech platforms

 

To Apply:

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