Editorial Intern Editorial Intern

Celebrations.com Celebrations.com

Location New York, NY
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Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate $10/hr.
Contact Information Job Application Contact Name: Christina Stiehl Job Application Contact Email: [email protected]

Description

Celebrations.com (a 1-800-Flowers company) is looking for a talented and experienced editorial intern for a PAID internship to start as soon as possible in our Manhattan office. Our ideal candidate has an interest in party planning, crafts, DIY projects, recipes and other related lifestyle topics. He or she should also have experience writing for the web, social media and have a keen eye for what makes a story go viral. Major bonus points if he or she has a slight obsession with Pinterest, and is familiar with the latest trends in entertaining, food and parties.

Intern must be organized, detail-oriented and open to new ideas and projects. Since the internship is Not limited to the summer, candidate must live in the New York City area and commit to 2-3 days in the office (15 hours a week). Our New York City office is located across the street from the lovely Madison Square Park in the Flatiron District… Not too shabby.

Requirements

Important skills: Creative writing Story generation Copy editing Research Social media Basic html (helpful, but Not necessary) Basic Photoshop skills (a plus, but Not necessary) Requirements: 1-2 years of writing and editing experience (hands-on coursework and previous internships included) Highly organized and detail-oriented Familiar with writing for the web Experience with social media (especially Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest) Must live in the New York City area All interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and any relevant clips to [email protected] Please include your two favorite websites/blogs, and what you like about them. Links to personal blogs and social media accounts if you have them are a major plus. Job Benefits: Free coffee (hot and cold brew, we have a cold brew coffee keg in the office!), prime location next to Madison Square Park in the Flatiron District. Casual dress code, laid-back office environment and flexible schedule.

Responsibilities

Brainstorming content for Celebrations.com Writing 2-3 content pieces a week for the site (with the opportunity for more) Page perfecting existing content Uploading articles and photos to our CMS Writing social media posts Assisting with staging photo shoots and DIY projects Blogger outreach