FASHION magazine offers unpaid internships in several departments: editorial, photo, marketing and sales. Only students in an academic program requiring internship or co-op experience will be considered. Interns work a minimum of three days a week, Monday to Friday, 10 am to 5 pm.
A keen interest in magazines and digital media are essential. All interns should be detail oriented and organized, with strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to juggle multiple demands and meet deadlines. Experience dealing with public relations people and a good phone manner are assets.
Internships in the Editorial department fall into five categories: digital, features, research, fashion and beauty. Job responsibilities and daily duties include assisting editors with print, digital and all-around functioning of the magazine including processing invoices, administrative tasks, phone reception, attending daily news meetings and more.
Specific duties related to each Editorial area include:
Digital: all aspects of building web posts from story inception and research to sourcing and loading art
Features: transcribing interviews, researching and contributing stories for print and web
Research: assist copy department with the editing and checking of stories for the magazine
Fashion: handling of merchandise used on set, assisting on shoots
Beauty: transcribing interviews, researching and contributing beauty stories for print and web, organizing beauty merchandise and the beauty closet
If you are applying for an Editorial internship, please include your top three areas of preference from the five listed above.
TORONTO – Editorial Contact: email@example.com
TORONTO – Photo Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
TORONTO – Marketing Contact: email@example.com
Please send your resume to the specified email address above and include a cover letter stating which internship you are interested in and why. Please also include your desired start date.