INSIDER is hiring a paid editorial syndication intern
This internship will teach you the ins and outs of how a digital news site operates, from selecting stories to forming strategic editorial partnerships. You will also build your editing, communication, and management skills-all valuable tools that will serve you well no matter where you work.
The ideal candidate is a highly organized person who gets details right the first time. They also must be able to juggle a variety of tasks on a daily basis and have a good instinct for what readers will find interesting. He or she should be obsessed with Facebook and inherently interested in the news.Among other things, this intern's responsibilities would be to:
- Assist the syndication editor with managing special projects and syndication partnerships
- Review and select stories from our partners and rewrite headlines to fit INSIDER style (piques your curiosity without overselling)
- Become familiar with a variety of verticals and search for potential syndication partners across all topic areas
A background in journalism or experience with managing a blog is a huge plus. Copy-editing skills and light HTML will come in handy, too. We're looking for a voracious news reader who is eager to learn more about the digital media world.
APPLY HERE with your resume and a cover letter about why this position appeals to you.
Please note that this internship requires that you work in our Manhattan office. The internship term runs for approximately six months, with some flexibility on start and end dates.