VIBE Vixen Intern SpinMedia – New York, NY

VIBE Vixen Intern
SpinMedia – New York, NY

POSITION TITLE
VIBE Vixen Intern

DEPARTMENT
Editorial

LOCATION
New York, NY

TIME COMMITMENT
Two days/week

COMPANY OVERVIEW
SpinMedia is defining digital culture; publishing more than 40 leading brands whose original voices define their categories. SpinMedia reaches one in four millennials in the U.S. monthly through its portfolio of award-winning and influential brands including: SPIN, Celebuzz, Stereogum, Videogum, Buzznet, TheSuperficial, Idolator, PureVolume, Hype Machine, AbsolutePunk, What Would Tyler Durden Do?, SocialiteLife, Go Fug Yourself, Just Jared, Pink is the New Blog, Gorilla vs. Bear, RCRD LBL, TheFrisky!, Concrete Loop, Brooklyn Vegan and Punknews. As measured by comScore, SpinMedia is the largest digital publisher of entertainment news and the fourth largest digital publisher of original music content in the U.S. SpinMedia draws on original editorial content, deep audience engagement, and knowledge of the young adult audience to provide customized, innovative marketing and advertising solutions across its branded properties.

OVERVIEW OF DEPARTMENT
Vibevixen.com, VIBE Magazine’s sister brand, is visually engaging and highlights stories, service and products for and about young women of color nationwide. The site features informative how-tos, sophisticated fashion at a variety of price points, as well as enjoyable and enlightening articles on the latest trends in hair and beauty, celebrity style, health, dining, career, sex, love, and relationships — and more.

RESPONSIBILITIES
· The ideal EDITORIAL candidate is a writer/blogger with a highly developed editorial voice and a distinctly feminine perspective, who is comfortable covering beauty, fashion, or entertainment for our site on a daily basis.

· GRAPHIC DESIGN/PHOTO interns will manage galleries, research photos, publish all images for vibevixen.com, and assist on photo shoots. The ideal candidate is a graphic designer with a digital background and publishing experience (ideally WordPress).

· SOCIAL MEDIA interns will create online content for Facebook, Twitter, etc, comment and share on site activity, curate contests/giveaways, and create unique user content to engage readers and build followers. Ideal candidates have a background in marketing, public relations, or writing and a strong social media presence.

REQUIREMENTS
We are seeking intelligent, creative, driven and detail-orientated individuals with excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a deep love of all things pop culture who have a strong desire to learn in a dynamic and fun environment. A strong background in writing and editing; strongresearch, communication and organizational skills; and an ability to workwell under tight deadlines. INTERNS MUST RECEIVE ACADEMIC CREDIT TO BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN SPINMEDIA’S INTERNSHIP PROGRAM.

HOW TO APPLY

Please email resume and related work samples.
SpinMedia

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