Editorial Assistant Intern

New York City, New York
Paid internship position
Jan 06, 2020
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York

A Paid Internship That Delivers Experience, Opportunity and Satisfaction

Six years ago I started in the very position you’re about to discover. I had just finished college and wanted to join a company in the publishing world that would challenge me and give me a chance to expand my knowledge while learning the various sides of the business.

Since then, I’ve gone from editorial intern to Associate Editor. I have gained experience in editing, writing, marketing, and project management. I have also launched new programs and products, co-authored a book, produced a podcast, and traveled the country planning educational events. Now, I am looking for someone who wants a similar start to their career.

The ideal candidate will work with our team to research, design, write and produce a variety of content for our premium-level personal finance service that supports and trains financial professionals in marketing, communications and prospecting, with a strong digital marketing focus.

This is a paid, full-time, one-year internship. Huge opportunity to work your way into a full-time staff position and learn about the worlds of digital marketing and financial planning.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Work with editors to research, design and write monthly webinar training programs
  • Research, develop, and support new digital marketing campaigns
  • Develop marketing copy including postcards, emails, direct mail, PowerPoints, speeches
  • Implement social media strategy across Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
  • Develop and update client event clinics for webinar series
  • Edit and format monthly email newsletter
  • Update program website and article reprint library
  • Edit, fact-check, and format article reprints
  • Research, interview and write case studies and other articles
  • Oversee annual program updates for presentations, marketing materials, article reprints, website, videos, and other program resources
  • Answer subscriber questions about programs and materials

Required Skills:

  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Ability to multi-task, organize and prioritize
  • Curious mind and interested in marketing
  • Proficient in Word, Powerpoint, Excel and HTML and use of content management system
  • InDesign and Photoshop knowledge helpful

Educational Background:

  • Bachelor’s degree

Cover letter demonstrating interest is REQUIRED.

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