Monday, May 4, 2009

Paid fashion journalism internship @ NY mag

New York, a 400,000-circulation magazine covers the life, culture, politics and style of New York City, is offering a paid internship to assist with fashion coverage for its website.

The internship is based in New York City, two days per week and pays $7.15 per hour.

"Candidates must be model obsessed," the ad states. "Know who the new girls are, the older girls, who is breaking into which campaigns, etc. You must be comfortable researching fashion and model history, making contacts, and digging up any information necessary. A writing ability is a must, as are keen organizational skills. HTML knowledge is a plus. In addition, you will assist the fashion department with whatever they may need. The ideal candidate will have previous fashion and magazine experience (either interning or otherwise), be eager, meticulous, flexible, professional, and be able to work in a fast-paced, extremely deadline-oriented environment."

To apply, e-mail 2-3 writing samples along with your resume that illustrate your model knowledge to fashionjobs@nymag.com No phone calls.

Location: New York, New York

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Thursday, February 5, 2009

Paid video intern @ New York magazine

Beginning late February, New York magazine is offering a paid, part-time internship in video journalism.

The 400,000-circulation magazine covers the life, culture, politics and style of New York City. The intern will work 3 days per week and be paid $7.15 per hour.

"Candidates must be proficient in either Final Cut or Adobe Premiere, and of course other administrative office software," the ad states. "Responsibilities include editing and uploading footage, compiling clips, managing www.video.nymag.com and our YouTube site (http://www.youtube.com/user/NewYorkMagazine), and occasionally assisting on shoots. May be requested to do non-video tasks for nymag.com as needed."

E-mail cover letters, resumes and any relevant video work to jonah.green@nymag.com.

New York, New York

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Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Freelance copy editor @ New York magazine

New York, a weekly, 400,000-circulation magazine covering the culture, politics and style of New York, seeks freelance copy editors to help out from time to time on special projects. The part-time position is based in Manhattan.

"Copy editors will edit blog posts, section pages, event listings, and newsletters in a fast-paced environment," the ad states. "Must have a strong command of grammar and an eye for detail. Should be familiar with Words Into Type. Experience using Movable Type and Dreamweaver a plus."

E-mail hours of availability, a cover letter, résumé, clips, and salary requirements to lori_fradkin@nymag.com. Please put "Freelance Copy editor" in the subject line. No calls.

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