VIBE, VIBE Viva & Vibe Vixen Are Seeking Editorial Interns

VIBE, VIBE Vixen (our women’s channel) and VIBE Viva (our Latino channel) are seeking editorial and social media interns with a passion for journalism and a serious interest in music and entertainment to join the NYC team.

Are you looking for a writing opportunity** at one of the most influential digital publications? Do you have an interest in pop culture, music (hip-hop and R&B), fashion, politics, television/film, news and sports? VIBE.com may be the place for you!

Role and Duties
Editorial interns will research news stories, transcribe interviews and contribute content to VIBE and/or its  VIBE Vixen and VIBE Viva website. Interns will also have the opportunity to conduct interviews with talent (artists, actors and prominent figures in entertainment) on behalf of the team. Must have a forward-thinking and open mentality, a love for writing and the ability to work well independently.

How to Apply

Editorial Internship: Send your cover letter (in email body is fine), résumé and 2 – 4 writing clips/links** showcasing your talent to [email protected] with “Editorial Intern” in the subject area. Specify your 3 areas of interest(s): music, fashion, politics, news, television/film and/or sports. Also, tell us about your favorite VIBE, VIBE Vixen or VIBE Viva piece and why.

 

The application deadline is 5pm EST on Friday, May 13.
If you have any questions, contact us at [email protected] or tweet your questions to @VibeMagazine using the hashtag #AskVibe.

VIBE employs interns for its Summer (June to August), Fall (September to December) and Spring (January to May) programs. Interns must receive college credit and be available to work 16-24 hours per week (with at least two 8-hour days) between the hours of 9am EST and 11pm EST. All internship positions are unpaid and are completed on-site at our New York office in Manhattan. VIBE does not hire remote interns or provide housing / travel assistance.

** VIBE is not hiring aspiring music artists, talent managers, social media stars or the next contestant for a reality show. We’re looking for young college students with a serious passion for entertainment and journalism. Applicants without published clips are encouraged to write 2 news or music-related samples of their own.