Entertainment/Arts & Culture Intern

  • 555 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011, USA
  • Intern

Company Description

The Daily Beast delivers award-winning original reporting and sharp opinions from big personalities in the arenas of politics, pop culture, world news, and more. Fiercely independent and armed with irreverent intelligence, The Daily Beast now reaches more than 20 million readers per month. The Daily Beast is based in New York and is an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IAC).

Job Description

What we can offer you

The Daily Beast is seeking talented, motivated, and dependable reporting interns to join our entertainment and arts & culture teams full time in New York this summer. Open to undergraduate juniors, seniors, and graduate students, the internship is an exciting
opportunity for emerging journalists to learn how a newsroom works while gaining hands-on experience.

Include pitching and writing entertainment and arts & culture stories with an emphasis on television, film, and celebrities.


What you bring to us

*Experience in news and writing from a previous internship or campus publication
*Passionate about the latest television shows and films as well as general pop culture
*Interest in theatre, visual arts, fashion, style, and books
*Deeply engaged in social networks

This paid internship will run from mid-May to mid-August and is generally Monday-Friday but some nights and weekends may be required. To apply, please submit a cover letter, résumé, 4-6 portfolio pieces, and two professional references to [email protected] com.

The deadline is March 16.

Additional Information

Why work here

The Daily Beast is a globally recognized publication at IAC HQ in pristine Chelsea in New York City. Being part of IAC, we are able to provide you some of the best in benefits. We offer discretionary vacation (as in take what you need with approval for all exempt and non-guild employees), commuter subsidy, tuition reimbursement, 401(k) matching, subsidized gym membership, fully stock kitchens with snacks and drinks, and excuses to celebrate all the time! Work for us and work for something spectacular!

More about Us

Why The Daily Beast? We reach over 20mm of the most affluent and influential readers on the web, the majority of whom are millennials. We have the aesthetic, quality, and editorial chops of a traditional media company with the nimble, tech-savvy required to be a digital only publisher. We are the best in the business at content partnerships, and we prove it through home grown proprietary content tools that allow us to both predict what our partners should write about, but also measure the success of their content. This is a rare opportunity to work for a well-known, well respected digital brand that helps drive the national conversation from politics to fashion, or breaking news to culture.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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