Intern With BSM!


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Beautifully Said Magazine is looking for dedicated and knowledgeable students, graduates and non-college level adults (internships are for 18 years and older) who are willing to learn about the magazine business through unpaid internship positions. All internships require handling various projects and the ability to meet important deadlines. We are currently seeking interns to fill the following positions:

 

 

Entertainment/Lifestyle Journalist (This is a virtual/remote position)

 

A fun position for a social and outgoing person who loves to write about the entertainment industry. You must be in the know of what’s happening in entertainment news minus the gossip. This position requires the ability to interview celebrity figures in multiple industries via phone or in writing (must be professional with a great presence and speaking voice). Local Houston journalists may have the opportunity to attend live interviews, premieres, red carpet functions, etc. (responsible for own transportation/costs).

If you meet these requirements, please send a cover letter, resume and two (2) writing samples and/or web links to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

Beauty/Fashion Interns (This is a virtual/remote position)

 

We are seeking individuals who are true beauty and fashion followers for the multicultural industry with knowledge of the latest trends for women 25-55. This position includes product reviews as well as interviewing industry experts. Local interns may have the opportunity to attend beauty and fashion events (responsible for own transportation/costs).

If you meet these requirements, please send a cover letter, resume and two (2) writing samples and/or web links to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

Editorial Assistant (This is a virtual/remote position)

 

We are seeking a talented individual to be active in assisting with editing the content for our website. This is an unpaid position.

An Editorial Assistant Intern will be responsible for doing the following:

  • Proofreading/editing articles submitted by writers.
  • Setting up and designing article layouts onto WordPress.
  • Fact-checking details in articles for accuracy

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong writing, research, and editing/proofreading skills
  • Strong command of the English language
  • Ability to multitask and work under specific deadlines
  • Familiarity and experience with Microsoft Office products and WordPress
  • Team player with a positive attitude

If you meet these requirements, please forward a cover letter, resume and two (2) writing samples and/or web links to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

Editorial Interns (This is a virtual/remote position)

We are seeking talented individuals to be active in increasing the content on our website.

Editorial Interns will be responsible for doing the following:
• Pitch article topic ideas weekly
• Write weekly articles for the magazine’s website and/or print editions
• Fact-check articles for the magazine
• Conduct phone or email interviews with individuals in various industries including celebrities (optional).

Qualifications:
• Strong writing, research, and editing skills
•Awareness of and interest in beauty, entertainment and/or fashion, and lifestyle topics, specifically in Multicultural groups
• Ability to multitask and work under specific deadlines
• Familiarity with Beautifully Said Magazine culture
• Team player with a positive attitude

If you meet these requirements, please forward a cover letter, resume and two (2) writing samples and/or web links to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

Graphic Design Interns (This is a virtual/remote position)

 

We are seeking a self-motivated and reliable individual to assist with creative projects. This may include digital/ print layout and design, text editing, photo retouching, promo/logo design, file management and website maintenance. The intern must be open to creative direction and work independently. Qualified applicants must be familiar with Adobe CS5 (Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, InDesign), Microsoft Office 2010. Applicant must also have knowledge of design and layout principals, understanding of online multimedia including web and email, personable, outgoing self-starter with an ability to work independently, detail oriented and meets deadlines.

Here are some of the position’s benefits:

  • Opportunity to gain more exposure for creative works.
  • Build a professional portfolio
  • Diversify your skills

If you meet these requirements, please forward a cover letter, resume and two (2) writing samples and/or web links to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

Journalist/Interviewer Interns (This is a virtual/remote position)

We are currently seeking dynamic, outgoing self-starters to interview all types within the beauty, business, entertainment, and fashion industries. All interviews are conducted upon assignment by the Editor in Chief. This is an excellent and challenging opportunity for journalists who want to gain more experience and expand their work portfolio.

Responsibilities include the following:
• Conduct mainly telephone and/or typed email question (interviews) as assigned.
• Prepare a written feature based on the information gathered during the interview.
• Meet deadlines in a timely manner as established by the editor.
• Transcribing, proofreading, and editing.
• Research and preparation prior to client interview.

Required Qualifications:
• Must have strong listening, communication, and organization skills.
• Must have an outgoing, positive attitude and not afraid to speak with celebs and industry experts.
• Must have strong writing and editing skills.
• Must have a flexible schedule.
• Must be a current college student or recent graduate; Communications or Marketing major preferred, but not required. College Credit is available for this position.

If you meet these requirements, please forward a cover letter, resume and two (2) writing samples and/or web links to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

On-Call Reporters (HOU/Metro Area Only)

We are seeking reliable, outgoing, friendly and stylish on-call reporters who are travel-ready (to all local areas) and can represent our magazine at various locales and events. Conduct interesting interviews with outstanding individuals who are making great strides within their communities, in business, and also in entertainment; report on stylish events such as fashion shows and beauty launches, or be creative and pitch a story idea of your own to the editor. Great position for models, freelance writers/journalists, bloggers, vloggers, etc.

Here are some of the position’s benefits:

  • Attend exciting and stylish industry events
  • Opportunity to connect with and network amongst top industry professionals
  • Chat with and interview inspiring individuals (including celebs)
  • Showcase your dynamic skills and talent to the world
  • Build your professional portfolio

*Past events attended by interns:

Super Bowl LI

Women’s Alternative to Super Bowl

Love. Work. Repat. – A Woman’s Worth Seminar

The Red Pump Project Brings HIV/AIDS Awareness to Houston

Lee Daniels New Series ‘Star’ Houston Premiere

Everything I Need to Know About Money I Learned From My Broke @$$ Friends Book Signing

Dance Houston Summer Extravaganza

Rules of Romance with Playwright Renee Rivon

Girls Inc.

NBA All Star Weekend 2012

 

*Any events you are assigned to will be free to attend, however, you will be responsible for your own transportation and equipment (i.e.: camera, video recorder, etc.)

If you meet these requirements, please forward a cover letter, resume and two (2) writing samples and/or web links to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

Photographer and Videographer Interns  (HOU/Metro Area Only

Every Photographer and Videographer need a start. Are you looking to attend various LIVE events in entertainment, fashion and beauty? Then start with us! We are seeking to add talented, reliable, committed, fun, and passionate individuals with a positive attitude and amazing personalities to our team. You must have your own professional equipment fully equipped with the obvious, (camera, video camera, microphone etc) and you must be responsible for your own transportation. The ideal candidate will be in charge of sound, lighting and all camera operations. Previous related experience is preferred.

Here are some of the position’s benefits:

  • Gain valuable hands-on experience
  • Full production and photo credits
  • Build your professional portfolio
  • Attend exciting and stylish industry events
  • Connect with and network amongst top industry professionals
  • Showcase your dynamic skills and talent to the world

College students and non-college students are encouraged to apply.

If you meet these requirements please provide a link or, previous production videos to info@beautifullysmagazine.com. Thank you!

 

Social media Marketing Interns (This is a virtual/remote position)

We are seeking social media interns to assist with our marketing efforts.  After learning our company vision and mission as well as our overall marketing objectives, interns will be expected to create compelling social campaigns that will increase reader engagement and subscriptions.

Interns are expected to have at least basic knowledge of social media (personal use), although use on a business level is preferred. You must be able to assess and measure how social media fits in with our business strategies and put plans into action (with our direction) that will add value to our followers’ experience.

Interns will perform the following tasks:

  • Maintain our pages (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn and Google+)
  • Assess opportunities for creating new pages and profiles
  • Post content from main website and blog
  • Increase follower participation through contests and giveaways
  • Track the growth and impact of social media for our business
  • Reply to comments and messages

Skills and Characteristics Needed:

  • Outgoing, positive and energetic attitude
  • A love for engaging with all types of people
  • Vast knowledge of various beauty & fashion topics, entertainment news and current events
  • Knowledge of social media- Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest, etc.
  • Strong reading, proofreading and editing skills
  • A desire to come up with fresh ideas on how to grow our online presence
  • Ability to use third-party social media scheduling tools (HooteSuite)
  • Ability to deliver one message in various ways across multiple platforms
  • Willingness to post daily to each platform several times a day

If you meet these requirements, please forward a cover letter, resume and two (2) marketing samples and/or web links to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

Administrative Assistant Interns 

We are seeking an administrative assistant to handle the day to day office tasks for the magazine. You must be an organized individual with knowledge of Microsoft Office and Web Email.

Interns will perform the following tasks:

  • Check and respond to incoming emails in a timely manner
  • Set appointments and schedule interviews
  • Organize and maintain database folders
  • Increase follower participation through contests and giveaways

 

Skills and Characteristics Needed:

  • Outgoing, positive and energetic attitude
  • Attention to detail and responsible
  • Ability to communicate professionally
  • Strong reading, proofreading and editing skills
  • Confidentiality of information and materials

If you meet these requirements, please forward a cover letter and resume to info@beautifullysmagazine.com

 

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