Who What Wear is currently seeking editorial interns for F/W 2013 and beyond. We are looking for motivated candidates who have a strong interest in fashion and trends, as well as a wide knowledge of social networking platforms, online stores, and celebrities and tastemakers. We are looking for individuals who are efficient and proactive with exceptional taste. Please be prepared to work hard, wear many different hats, and put in long hours in this amazing hands-on environment. Our unique internship program offers participants the ability to learn about all aspects of this online fashion magazine and media company.
—Assisting the editorial team in sleuthing out alternative, shopable product for stories as well as general research
—Work with the editorial team to write and produce daily content
—Participating in group pitch sessions to help shape WWW’s content
—Helping with day-to-day Who What Wear operations including administrative duties
—Must be extremely resourceful with a can-do attitude that thrives in an entrepreneurial fast-paced environment
—Must have the ability to work calmly under pressure, and meet tight deadlines
—Must have strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritise within a multi-tasking environment
—Must be flexible and have the ability to take direction well, but also have the ability to work proactively and provide self-direction
—Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
—Must be comfortable using Excel, Powerpoint and MS Word
—Must be Internet savvy
—Must be proficient in the use of the Internet as a research tool and have a strong interest in online advertising, social media and new business models as applied to the internet
—Interest and knowledge of the fashion industry preferred (brands, designers, business models)
Candidates must be enrolled in school at the time of their internship and should be able to commit to 2-3 full days a week for a minimum of four months. Who What Wear is located in Los Angeles and candidates must currently be in school.
Submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Editorial Intern”