Posted On: October 24, 2014
Media Organization: Mashable
Mashable is a leading source of news, information and resources for the Connected Generation. Mashable reports on the importance of digital innovation and how it empowers and inspires people around the world. Mashable’s 35 million unique visitors worldwide and 17 million social media followers are one of the most influential and engaged online communities. Founded in 2005, Mashable is headquartered in New York City with offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles.
Mashable is seeking ambitious and motivated undergraduate (juniors and seniors) and graduate-level Editorial Features interns for winter 2014, continuing into spring 2015. The internship will begin in November 2014.
The ideal team member is brimming with original ideas about the very latest web trends, conversation and culture, with a special interest in curating media-rich lists and developing essays and trend pieces. He or she will be a self-starter, prepared with an abundance of original content ideas at all times.
As an Editorial intern you will have the opportunity to work with and learn from Mashable writers and editors in Mashable's NYC headquarters. Responsibilities include research, fact checking, copy editing and writing.
-Minimum availability of 18 hours a week
-Based in NYC
-Strong grasp of grammar and AP Style
-Strong familiarity with WordPress (HTML)
-Strong fact checking skills
-Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
-Hard worker who’s driven and has a fantastic attitude
-Knowledge of the digital space and Mashable's core coverage areas
-Proven reporting and writing skills
Apply here: http://mashable.theresumator.com/apply/hHfV4U/Internship-Editorial-Features-Fall-2014-Winter-2015-NYC.html