Copyediting intern for video
Editorial | New York, NY | Internship
Insider Inc. is hiring a paid copyediting intern to work in our New York City office for six months.
The copyediting intern will primarily edit copy for our videos across Insider Inc. but also edit a variety of news articles and features.
This person will be responsible for editing copy on-screen for grammar, punctuation, spelling, sense, and Insider Inc. style.
We’re looking for someone who can work quickly and independently, sometimes without the luxury of querying reporters and other editors.
Attention to detail is necessary but so is speed.
Professional experience copyediting, preferably for a newspaper or news website. (If you do not have experience copyediting, please do not apply.)
Familiarity with AP style, content-management systems, social media, and instant messaging.
Team player with a positive attitude, a sense of humor, and a good ear for language.
Pass a two-part editing test, on page and on-screen.
Apply here with a résumé and cover letter if interested.
Please note that this internship requires that you work in our Manhattan office. Interns are encouraged to work full-time (40 hours a week) and the internship is paid hourly.
Insider Inc. is the publisher of INSIDER, Markets Insider, and 17 international editions of Business Insider, including the flagship NY-based US edition. The company pioneered a digital-native approach to news and information that is social and mobile at its core, for an ambitious and curious global audience that grew up with digital. The company launched in 2007, and in ten years, Business Insider has grown to become the most favorite business news brand in the world, when measured by reach. Insider Inc. reaches a global audience of several hundred million readers and viewers. The company also offers a subscription research service, Business Insider Intelligence (BII), that provides in-depth insight, data, and analysis of digital topics. Every year the company hosts IGNITION, an influential media and technology conferences. Insider Inc. is a subsidiary of Axel Springer SE. We are always looking for talented, curious and motivated individuals to join our growing team.