Spring Editorial Intern

Posted On: January 9, 2014

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: Us Weekly Magazine (Wenner Media)

Company Description

Us Weekly is a division of Wenner Media LLC (publisher of Rolling Stone, Men's Journal, and Us Weekly magazines), covering celebrity and entertainment news. The print edition has an average of 13.9 million readers per week.

Job Description

Us Weekly is looking for qualified individuals to intern in the editorial department of the magazine's New York headquarters for the Spring semester. Candidates must be highly-motivated, organized, upbeat and responsible individuals with a genuine passion for entertainment/celebrity news and pop culture. The internship program lasts 13 weeks max., and interns are expected to work a minimum of two full days in the office (no telecommuting).

Some duties that will be expected of interns include: conducting phone interviews, transcribing taped interviews, conducting man-on-the street polling, researching, covering red carpet events and press junkets/conferences on behalf of the magazine, taking notes on celebrity TV appearances, and some routine office duties.

Internship is paid, and school credit is optional.

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter with availability and resume to Brad Witter (brad.witter@usmagazine.com)