Editorial Intern at StyleiteBookmark This
New York, NY
DescriptionStyleite.com is looking for an editorial intern to work in our SoHo office this summer. If your dream job involved writing all day, our editorial internship is the one for you! Our editorial interns have a lot of freedom in what they choose to research and write about. Expect to do lots of writing. In return, you’ll get bylines. And probably free samples. Also: invites to fun events! (Which you’ll be covering. Fun!). If you know the head designers of major labels by heart, follow fashion news sites daily, and participate regularly in online style communities, this is the internship for you.
ResponsibilitiesYou will be working directly with our editors to research and produce content for the site.
RequirementsStrong writing skills, able to quickly aggregate and put a unique spin on newsy stories
Able to photo edit, create galleries
Good eye for clicky products (will be drafting up The Goods post)
Has worked for a fashion website or blog before
Experience writing, reporting, and conducting interviews preferred
Social Media/SEO/Wordpress knowledge
Can work under tight deadlines
Keen to help out with researching stories and lists
Has thorough knowledge of fashion and pop culture
1) A resume or CV
2) A cover letter explaining why your experience, knowledge, and personality make you the ideal intern for a fashion blog
3) A sample writing activity (write a brief post on which fashion designer has the best personal Twitter account and why you think this). This is your chance to show us what you can do, so take advantage of it! Applications are rolling, so candidates should apply as soon as possible.