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Internship Editorial Team

Washington, DC

Company Description

ABOUT REFINERY29

Refinery29, the largest independent fashion and style website in the United States, isn’t just about fashion – it’s a lens for millions of women, everyday, to discover their best personal style and feel as good as they look. Through award-winning original programming, Refinery29 connects a fast-growing audience of users with content, commerce, and community, giving them all the tips, tricks, and tools they need to live a more beautiful life – and share it with the world. www.Refinery29.com


Job Description

R29 is looking for editorial interns to join us onsite in Washington D.C. starting June 17th through August 30th, 2013. If you have a healthy obsession with style, pop culture, and all things D.C., along with exceptional writing skills, we want to hear from you!
 
Some things you'll be doing:
  • Researching news, events, and lifestyle topics specifically related to Washington D.C.
  • Pitching ideas for daily posts and features
  • Writing (yes, writing!) daily content as assigned
  • Administrative work related to content production

Qualifications

Please read carefully — interns MUST:

  • Be pursuing or have recently obtained a degree in English, Journalism, Communication or related
  • Be exceptionally organized, detail-oriented, and deadline-driven
  • Have a keen eye for news and content that is suitable for D.C. readers, specifically
  • Possess excellent communication skills (we will ask you to complete a writing test)
  • Be able to work two to three days for up to three months
  • Be OK with working remotely while staying connected with the D.C. editor
  • Must be available to work a minimum number of 2 days per week
  • Must be located in D.C. or immediate surrounds
  • Must be available to meet with the editor in D.C. once a week

Additional Information

Does this sound like you? Let us know why we should meet. For consideration, you must submit your resume and cover letter reflecting your suitability for this role.