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DescriptionWinEsther Media publisher of Chicago’s digital lifestyle website, SociaLifeChicago, seeks
motivated editorial interns. The ideal candidate should be Chicago based, organized,
detail-oriented, Internet/social media savvy, and proactive, with the ability to multi task efficiently
and meet deadlines.
We are a small team of hyperactive, driven entrepreneurs.
You-Passionate, motivated and driven, with an entrepreneurial (mind) spirit. Charismatic with an outgoing personality. Resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. Interest in event and lifestyle topics; like to attend some of the best events in Chicago.
ResponsibilitiesAn editorial internship with our organization will allow selected individuals to participate in all
areas of content production, with an emphasis on transcribing interviews, fact checking, meeting
deadlines and proofreading. Come up with cool/interesting/different story that other people will
like. There may be opportunities for light/short by-lined pieces for publication.
Assisting with Facebook/Twitter/Tumblr/Pinterest/Instagram/Vine and contests/promotions
across our social platforms.
Requirements? Excellent writing and proofreading skills.
? Ability to type 65+ wpm.
? Strong research(internet and hard cover) skills.
? Familiarity with using style guides, preferably Associated Press style.
? Ability to meet deadlines.
? Ability to work effectively on a team.
? Active on social media
? Familiarity with Wordpress, photography
? Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop InDesign and Acrobat desired, but not required.
? Strong interest in current events, pop culture, fashion, society/culture is desired but not