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The West And Co.
DescriptionTheWestandCo.com is searching for a few good Editorial Interns to join our team! If you have ever wanted to work and write with a growing website, this could be your opportunity. TheWestandCo.com is a West Coast culture website that covers everything from music, fashion, news, events, tech and so much more. We'd prefer you be based in California but are open to considering all applicants.
We're looking for writers who love culture, knowledgeable about the West Coast, are social media savvy and can work their research skills.
ResponsibilitiesPassionate about the West Coast culture which includes Music(Hip Hop, R&B, Alternative), Fashion, and Business
Research content and write articles on a daily and weekly basis. Typically 2 short articles or post (300-500 words) a day, and articles vary in nature.
Set up interviews with with artists, designers, brands, business and other people of interest that TWAC could feature on site.
Come up with fresh ideas for new content that would be a good fit on the website.
Contribute to team brainstorms and editorial calendar
RequirementsDesired skills include demonstrated previous work in a similar position, knowledge of Wordpress, Hootsuite, Facebook, Twitter, etc… with the ability to work unsupervised and in a self-directed mode.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 0-2 years of related work experience. Internship experience included.
Knowledge of SEO is preferred. Excellent writing skills are required. Ability to multi-task is required.
Excellent communication skills are required.
Proven ability to work from a virtual/remote location is required. Ability to meet for monthly team meetings via Skype or on location.
Can commit to 10-15 hours per week.