Editorial Intern, Lifestyle

New York, NY
Editorial – Lifestyle /
Internship /
On-site
BDG is seeking a Lifestyle Intern to join our growing team. The intern would work directly with editors on breaking news, lifestyle posts, features, and reported pieces across all BDG’s Lifestyle brands. The intern would also be responsible for assisting on special projects and original lifestyle photo shoots. The intern is also encouraged to pitch story ideas and attend events.

Applicants should be college graduates or in their final years of college, and should be able to work in BDG’s Manhattan office three days a week. In your cover letter, please list which topics within our portfolio you’re most interested in. Topics of coverage include Fashion, Beauty, Culture, Gaming, Parenting, Entertainment and more. Check them out on our site’s individual websites. 

The intern MUST be able to work at least 3 days per week from our NYC office 9am to 5pm. 

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 4, 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. 

Responsibilities

    • Write 600-800 word Lifestyle trending, social, and news articles (daily)
    • Help editors find images for articles (daily)
    • Interview Lifestyle experts and write up article (as needed)
    • Scan the site for articles that would perform well on Pinterest (weekly)
    • Observe Lifestyle editorial meetings (weekly)
    • Attend brainstorms (weekly)Help editors conduct research for articles, round up tweets, find experts (weekly)
    • Attend desksides, press events, and previews (as needed)

Requirements

    • Availability of at least 3 days per week to work from our NYC office
    • Strong organizational skills. You should be proactive and detail-oriented!
    • An enthusiasm for Bustle’s mission, and the energy to work at a fast-paced company. A flexible, ambitious mind goes a long way!
$17 - $17 an hour
BDG is one of today’s leading global media companies with a portfolio of distinct digital and experiential brands that are shaping culture through its authentic and trusted storytelling. Audiences turn to our brands – Bustle, Elite Daily, The Zoe Report, NYLON, Inverse, Mic, W, Romper, Scary Mommy, Fatherly, and The Dad – to hear from a set of diverse voices around the interests engaging the next generation. Founded in 2013, the Company reaches over 223 million readers and social fans and serves hundreds of the world's largest advertisers. BDG has global offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, London, and Paris.