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Assistant Editor Intern

NOTE: this internship is unpaid; academic credit is optional. All candidates must be current undergraduate or graduate students. 

Are you conscientious, organized, and articulate? Are you interested in editing creative, opinion-based articles for a growing magazine startup? If so, consider joining New York Minute Magazine’s dynamic team as an Assistant Lead Editor!
The ideal candidate is organized, enthusiastic about working in a startup environment, self-motivated, and has a strong passion for learning how a magazine editorial team operates! At NYMM, we pride ourselves in offering interns a place where they can explore and learn skills that will help them pursue their professional goals.

- Working towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree in English, communications, journalism, or a related field
- Exceptional time management skills
- Keen eye for editing
- Works well in team setting
- Direct experience with Wordpress and basic HTML and CSS
- Knowledge of SEO practices is a plus
- Interest in current events, pop culture, and social media
- Excellent communication skills and a talent for collaboration
- Comfortable working in a virtual environment
- Help manage NYMM’s website and contribute ideas for aesthetic and readership growth
- Complete first-round edits for articles, prior to publication
- Assist in managing writers and ensure they are meeting their deadlines
- Support various projects and prepare articles for publication
- Manage all Wordpress, Google, and website analytics as it pertains to NYMM (and SEO, if you are knowledgeable)
- Assist with brainstorming on new column ideas

Only applications with a cover letter, resume and writing sample will be considered. Send application to

New York Minute Magazine is a growing online startup with a virtual office.  We look for interns that approach everything they do with integrity, passion, hard work, and most importantly with a measure of levity and accessible mirth. We want go-getters of gaiety that can hit the ground running with a positive, down-to-earth attitude. Our internships are remote with flexible hours. Find out more about us on and follow us on social media.

Must contact Internship and Career Advisors to see if position is eligible for academic credit