Editorial/Social Media Intern (Part-time)

We are now considering applications for the spring 2024 semester.

As an intern at Busted Halo, you will gain hands-on experience with a small, creative team on the editorial process and social media management. Tasks might include:

  • Brainstorming and pitching ideas for publication
  • Developing a list of writers and experts who might contribute
  • Repurposing/rewriting existing content for publication
  • Writing/rewriting headlines to make the biggest impact with readers
  • Helping to develop an editorial calendar
  • Scheduling and publishing content online
  • Conducting photo research
  • Writing original articles
  • Writing copy for social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram
  • Learning best practices for using social media professionally
  • Brainstorming ideas for content to share with our followers
  • Researching viral trends and relevant topics for digital content
  • Creating original graphic designs 

Here’s what we are looking for in an intern:

  • Excellent writing and grammar skills
  • Creativity
  • Enthusiasm and energy
  • Familiarity with a variety of social media platforms
  • Outgoing personality
  • Ability to take an assignment and run with it
  • Attention to detail
  • Multi-tasker
  • Leadership skills
  • Team player

Not required, but we’d love it if you have the following:

  • Familiarity with WordPress
  • Experience with design (Canva, Photoshop, etc.)

Interns will receive a stipend of $60/day, and course credit if desired.

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to editor@bustedhalo.com and include links to any previously published writing, a personal blog, etc. Interns must be current undergraduate or graduate students.