Beauty Intern

New York, NY
Editorial – BDG /
Internship /
Bustle Digital Group is seeking a dynamic Summer Intern to support the beauty teams across Bustle, Nylon, Elite Daily and TZR, reporting to BDG’s Executive Beauty Director. Day-to-day responsibilities include: tracking and organizing beauty samples in the closet, creating a beauty experts and photo database, photo sourcing,, writing stories as needed, and assisting with other beauty initiatives across Bustle, Nylon, Elite Daily and TZR. Interns can expect to leave the program with an understanding of the beauty industry, including how editorial teams interact with brands, product testing, and daily editorial workflow. Applicants should have strong organizational and communication skills, and have a strong interest in beauty editorial. The ideal candidate is also extremely well-organized, detail-oriented, and self-sufficient.

BDG’s 2024 Internship Program is an exciting opportunity to get hands-on experience at one of the fastest growing digital media companies today. Our immersive program gives each intern the chance to explore and develop their interests through executive mentorship, career training, professional development seminars and workshops, collaborative projects, off-site events and more.

This is a paid, part-time opportunity beginning June 3, 2024 and runs through August 23, 2024. Candidates should be available to work up to 28 hours per week, and will be given the choice to work either remotely or from BDG’s New York City HQ office near Madison Square Park, depending on your role.


    • Organize samples in the beauty closet 
    • Write and build beauty stories in the CMS
    • Assist editors with market and trend research 
    • Update BDG’s beauty experts and photo database
    • Assist Executive Beauty Director with other beauty-related initiatives and special projects across BDG, such as shoots and videos
    • Attend BDG speaker series events organized by HR


    • Passion for beauty and the beauty industry  
    • Strong organizational skills in a deadline-driven environment 
    • An understanding of and enthusiasm for BDG’s mission and individual brands
    • A passion to work at a fast-paced digital media company
    • A flexible, ambitious mind with a problem-solving mentality
    • A positive, team-oriented attitude and strong interpersonal skills
    • Ability to follow instructions and implement feedback accordingly
    • Ability to work independently when necessary
    • Willingness to alter workflow with a sense of urgency
$17 - $17 an hour