Thursday, September 17, 2009

Entry-level writer @ fashion magazine

BODY Magazine, which describes itself as "the leading intimate apparel industry magazine," seeks a news writer/editorial trainee for both its print and web editions. Position is based in New York City.

"This position calls for a lot of writing, therefore, the ability to write quickly and accurately is required," the ad states. "Working knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and website posting and design required. $23K plus weekly bonuses earns up to $28K per year + benefits."

E-mail resume and cover letter to:

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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 No phone calls.

Location: New York, New York

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Sunday, April 12, 2009

Summer internship @ Glamour magazine

Glamour, a 2.4 million-circulation women's magazine, is offering summer internships to students in its feature department. Hurry -- Monday, April 13, is the deadline.

The 10-week position provides a $12 stipend per day and is open to college juniors, seniors and graduate students who can receive course credit.

"Duties will include administrative tasks as well as reporting, interviewing, research, idea generation and the possibility of writing for," the ad states. "This internship is in features, not beauty or fashion, so applicants should have interests in a wide range of topics such as health, women’s issues, news, politics, sex, relationships and other areas."

E-mail a cover letter, resume and three to five clips to Sunny Sea Gold, articles editor, at

Location: New York, New York

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Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Paid internship @ popular lifestyle website, a website that gets 7 million-plus views per month and covers what's trendy in fashion, technology and pop culture, is offering paid internships in its Toronto office.

"You’ll get first hand experience running one of the world’s most popular online publications," the ad states. As for compensation, "There will be a stipend paid, plus Adsense revenue and numerous opportunities that extend beyond the summer term."

Apply online.

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Thursday, April 2, 2009

Paid internship @ fashion website, a popular website about women's fashion, beauty and nightlife, is offering a paid internship.

"We pay a daily stipend and would prefer a recent grad who can work 4-5 days a week," the ad states. "Perfect if you’re interested in nightlife, fashion and getting experience in the Web side of editorial. You’ll be reading tons of fun blogs, updating the website and helping around the office."

To apply, e-mail resume and writing samples to

Location: New York, New York

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Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Freelance fashion writer @ Miami SunPost

The SunPost, a 50,000-circulation weekly newspaper in Miami, seeks a freelance fashion writer.

"Duties of the position include finding, pitching, scheduling, attending and writing copy for our a soon-to-be launched fashion column," the ad states. "Copy will be expected weekly. Photography skills and equipment a plus. "

Compensation is negotiable, but please include freelance rate expectations with correspondence. E-mail a short introduction, fashion coverage clips or links, and a resume with contact information to Executive Editor Angie Hargot at, with “fashion position” in the subject line.

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Monday, January 19, 2009

Fashion journalism internships

The U.C.-Davis Textiles and Clothing Department maintains a blog listing editorial internship opportunities at fashion magazines. Recent listings include Harper's Bazaar, Vibe and Elite Traveler.

In addition, find fashion journalism jobs and internships on's Fashion Journalism page.

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Monday, January 5, 2009

Paid internships @ Martha Stewart Living

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, a media and merchandising company, offers 8-week paid summer internships in its publishing, broadcasting and Internet divisions in New York City.

To apply, send resume, writing or design sample and a cover letter explaining why you want to be an MSLO intern, how your classes and experiences have prepared you for the internship program, and what you hope to contribute to your assigned position.

The deadline is March 30. Application can be sent to or addressed to: MSLO Internship Program, c/o Human Resources, 11 West 42nd Street, 25th floor, New York, NY 10036.

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Monday, December 15, 2008

Paid internships @ GQ

GQ, a.k.a. Gentlemen's Quarterly, a monthly 800,000-circulation magazine focusing on fashion, style and culture for men, seeks interns for the Spring semester and summertime.

"Selected interns will have the opportunity to assist editors and writers editorially and administratively," the posting states. "As such, ideal applicants must have excellent research skills, a positive can-do attitude, as well as an affinity for the publication and web site. Interns must be able to intern for credit, though a daily stipend will be provided. "

To apply, visit and click the 'APPLY NOW' button.

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Thursday, September 18, 2008

Star Magazine seeks entry-level reporter

Star Magazine, a 1.4 million-circulation entertainment magazine, is seeking an entry-level reporter to find and report the freshest celebrity news.

"The successful applicant will have a detailed knowledge and love of pop culture, an ability to make and keep sources, a good, snappy writing style, endless enthusiasm and a readiness to work all hours," the ad says. "He/she must be willing to travel at a moment's notice."

Initially, the job will be on a freelance basis.

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Monday, September 8, 2008

Internship @ Seventeen magazine

Fashion, celebrities, beauty and journalism.

Have it all by interning at Seventeen. The magazine for teenagers is looking for a special projects intern for the fall 2008 semester.

"The ideal candidate would be able to work at least three full days a week" the advertisement says. "Responsibilities will include assisting in all aspects of major web-based project. Ideal candidate would be interested in blogging, photo work, and learning about working for a magazine website. This internship is unpaid, for college credit only."

For more jobs and internships, visit's new fashion journalism page.

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Sunday, September 7, 2008

Find fashion journalism jobs and internships

If Paris Hilton, journalism and the latest fashion trends interest you, now features a section on fashion journalism. It includes internships, entry-level jobs and career advice.

-Mark Grabowski

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