The Daily Beast
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).
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.
What We Can Offer You
The Daily Beast is seeking talented, motivated, and dependable reporting interns to join our New York newsroom full time this winter as part of the Cheat Sheet 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.
Duties will include writing and posting Cheat Sheet articles, fixing style/grammatical errors, and making any changes requested by the editorial or production staff. Ideal candidates are flexible and quick writers with a strong sense of news judgment.
What You Bring to Us
- Experience writing breaking news from a previous internship or campus publication
- A voracious news diet and appetite for current affairs, pop culture, and internet trends
- Prior knowledge of web publishing and using a content management system
- Comfort meeting daily deadlines
This paid internship will run from mid-January to mid-April and is generally Monday-Friday, but some nights and weekends may be required. To apply, please attach a cover letter, resume, 4-6 portfolio pieces, and 2 professional references. The deadline to apply is November 10.
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