Breaktime Media is looking for an intern who is content-savvy and hungry to learn about digital publishing. This includes both branded and editorial content on Breaktime’s digital site, Dailbyreak.com. The ideal candidate should be well-versed in creating unique content that captures the reader’s attention in a conversational and inviting manner. Our goal is to ensure that your pieces keep the reader wanting to return to the homepage for more.
Job Description: As part of the content team, you’ll create engaging copy for clients as well as stories on a wide variety of lifestyle topics. The intern submits pitches to and/or takes direction from the hiring manager about topics like Food, Drink & Recipe Inspiration, Home Entertaining Tips, Health & Wellness, Life Hacks and Pet content — essentially a multitude of ways you can improve your everyday life. Our tone is smart, inquisitive, uplifting and authentic.
This is a paid internship. We require 15 -20 hours total per week (schedule can be discussed with the hiring manager).
In order to be considered, we require two writing samples on the aforementioned topics. If you have your own blog and/or social media accounts, please list them out on the application.
- Pitch and create stories aligned with the site’s content strategy.
- Adhere to deadlines.
- Upload content to the CMS as directed by the content team.
- Assist the content team with sponsored program needs such as brand-appropriate pitches, proof-reading and any edits that are required.
- Strategic thinker with a broad perspective.
- Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
- Basic knowledge of CMS.
- Efficient and flexible.
About Breaktime Media:
Breaktime Media connects with users through the use of bite-sized and engaging lifestyle content, which lives on Dailybreak.com and can be activated anywhere across Breaktime Media’s network. Users can earn points for engaging with content, which are redeemable for high-value sweepstakes.
Applications submitted without writing samples will not be considered.