About Elite Daily:
Elite Daily is Millennials’ preferred platform for today’s hot issues and trending topics, from politics to dating and everything in between. We’re committed to meeting the ever-evolving needs of Generation-Y, whether that be a source of information, a good laugh, a shoulder to cry on or a place to have their voices heard. Our staff is made up of young media professionals who, like our audience, have opinions and are brave enough to start the conversations that need to be had.
Requirements/Necessary Skills for Recruitment:
The right person should be a college student who possesses a strong understanding of world news, trending issues and viral content, with a knack for maintaining and evolving Elite Daily’s trusted and casual voice and tone.
Skills interns will develop include:
-An 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.
-Writing multiple stories per day.
-Finding newsworthy content across the web and social platforms.
-Ensuring timely coverage of any breaking news.
Benefits & Perks:
-Catered Lunch on Fridays, breakfast on Wednesdays
Internship Description of Duties:
Elite Daily is seeking a Writing Intern to contribute to the site’s coverage across all verticals, which include: News, Entertainment, Sex & Dating, Body & Mind. The ideal candidate should be a passionate self-starter interested in producing witty, researched and clean copy within a quick turnaround time. The intern would work in-office in Manhattan and have access to consistent communication with the rest of the NYC team, as well as mentorship from senior staff members.
15-30 Hours Per Week