Express Intern

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

Company Description

The Daily Beast delivers award-winning original reporting and sharp opinion 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 a talented, motivated, and dependable reporting intern to join our New York newsroom full time this summer as part of the Express team. 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.

Qualifications

What you bring to us

*Use sources, documents, computer-assisted reporting, and other journalistic tools to develop, report, and write their own stories on these topics

*Fact-check political, government, and corporate leaders on the issues of the day and spot emerging trends and counterintuitive narratives in the emerging public discussion around science

*Deliver timely stories and well-crafted narratives.


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

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.