At Modern Luxury, connection and community define who we are. Reaching an audience of more than 16 million, we are the nation's largest luxury media company offering leading brands access to the most affluent audiences in the most prominent cities across the U.S. Through the power of the Modern Luxury platform including 85+ brands across 22 markets, we deliver powerful marketing solutions allowing luxury brands to connect with their audiences in the places and ways that matter most.
Location: New York, NY
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
The Modern Luxury NY-based Editorial Digital team is seeking motivated, creative and professional students to participate in the Editorial Digital Winter/Spring 2020 internship program.
We’re looking for smart, sociable, professional writers who appreciate the finer things in life and can produce clean content at a quick pace. Internships are unpaid and you must be eligible to receive college credit, but we promise real-world professional experience and advice in your time here, including career discussions with our senior editors in the New York office. Participants will have an opportunity to work directly with Modern Luxury's Editorial and Digital teams gaining invaluable experience in CMS, SEO, writing/editing, and uploading content for Modern Luxury brand and national sites.
This will be a completely hands-on and intensive internship, suitable only for someone who is a self starter, fast learner and team player. Key responsibilities include pitching, writing, story research, uploading content onto the websites, fact-checking, proofreading/editing and transcribing, as well as attending events and photo shoots as needed.
This internship position will play an important role within the editorial digital team and will allow participants to enhance their knowledge of the media industry.
Must be eligible for college credit. Please connect with your career center to learn more about your options. This internship is unpaid. Interns are to be available to volunteer 15-20 hours during the week. We are looking to help enhance the knowledge of the media industry for someone who is organized, dedicated and creative.
PROFILE & EXPERIENCE:
- All applicants must be enrolled in college and eligible to receive credit for their participation in the internship program.
- Strong writing/journalistic abilities
- Knowledge of SEO practices
- Experience with CMS
- Experience with Photoshop, or similar photo editing programs
- Interest in online content
- Interest in magazine journalism
- Research skills
- Fact-checking knowledge
- Knowledge of AP style
- Reliable, trustworthy and deadline-driven
- Knowledge of luxury brands a plus
- All applicants must have a laptop they can bring into the office
- Available to volunteer 15-20 hours per week
To apply, please email your résumé and cover letter to Michael Capace, firstname.lastname@example.org.