Editorial/Photo/Video Internship - Full/part time

Santa Monica
Aug 14, 2013
Sep 13, 2013
Hiring Manager
WANTED: Makeup/beauty junkies with writing, photography or video skills for PAID INTERNSHIP at TotalBeauty.com (Full- and Part-Time Available)

About Us: We are a fun and fast-paced beauty media company devoted to the latest in beauty news, product reviews, and women's health and fitness.

This is not a coffee-fetching internship. Our interns walk away from the gig with a solid set of skills, the know-how required to survive in today's competitive online media industry, and, well, lots and lots of beauty products.

Interns are trained and mentored in all aspects of online publishing (basic CMS, blogging, research, pitching stories, social media, marketing).

The Job:
* Update product database: Cataloguing the truckloads of new beauty products we hear about on a daily basis
* Online content: Writing product reviews, beauty/health news blogs, pitching stories
* Assist in video shoots (beauty tutorials, product reviews, etc.)
* Assist in research and production of feature stories

The Perks:
* Work with veteran editors and produce content seen by millions of women each month. (Yes, you'll get bylines.)
* You'll attend beauty, fashion, and fitness events around LA
* Bagel Fridays and a kitchen filled with snacks worthy of the Google campus

Our interns …
* Are smart and fast on their feet
* Know how to multi-task and can juggle multiple writing assignments, research, product call-ins, pitching and more on a daily basis
* Keep obsessive To Do checklists
* Have a basic understanding of CMS, HTML and SEO (if you don't know what those stand for, don't apply)
* Don't flake, and aren't afraid to ask questions or voice opinions
* Live and breathe all things beauty and health

Submit a resume, cover letter and writing samples with your application. Specify whether you're seeking full- or part-time work.

Please wow us with your clever cover letter. Links to 5 clips that demonstrate your mastery of writing or photography/video, and resume. Thanks!