Elite Daily

APPLICATION

Copyediting Intern

Elite Daily is seeking a Copyediting Intern to contribute to the site’s quality and coverage across all verticals, which include: News, Entertainment, Sex & Dating, Body & Mind. The ideal candidate should be a passionate self-starter interested in editing a variety of stories.

The right person should possess a strong understanding of AP style as well as a general interest in world news, trending issues, and viral content.

The position will be in our NYC office and is open to all college students. It’s a great opportunity to build a portfolio and generate massive page views for a leading digital publisher, with consideration for eventual full-time employment for freelance opportunities.

 


Skills interns will develop include:

  • The ability to edit copy and structure stories within a quick turnaround time.
  • Ability to discover and identify newsworthy stories, alongside, the ability to find clever, funny, and unique angles.
  • Fluency with images, GIFs, video, other forms of multimedia, and SEO
  • An excellent understanding of the millennial digital media space and social media platforms.

Responsibilities: 

  • Editing multiple stories per day.
  • Finding newsworthy content on across the web and social platforms.
  • Consistent communication with the rest of the NYC team.
  • Mentorship from senior staff members

Benefits include:

  • School Credit
  • Catered Lunch on Fridays, breakfast on Wednesdays