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Join The BB Freelance Pool!

Black Ballad is on a mission to build the ultimate lifestyle experience for black women in Britain and beyond. Most the time, that experience starts with our award winning content. We have always prided ourselves on creating stories that put black women first, but in 2022, we want to do even more content, campaigns & shoots that help black women live their best lives.

That's why we're building a freelance pool of writers, creatives and contributors across the UK! Specifically, we are looking for the following:

  • Writer / Journalist
  • Photographer
  • Filmmaker / Videographer
  • Audio Creator / Podcaster
  • Illustrator / Artist
  • Sound Engineering
  • Creative Production
  • Lighting technician
  • Set Design
  • Hair Stylists
  • Make up Artist
  • Stylist

NB. We pay all of our contributors and fees will be agreed during the commissioning process.

All information supplied in this form will be used solely for the purpose of commissioning content and will not be shared with third parties.


The application form below will ask you to provide your portfolio, details of your expertise & your typical day rate and fees.

This form will be open indefinitely and the Black Ballad team will look through applicants regularly.

You can apply by filling in the form below. If you have any issues with the form below, please click here and apply.