CBS Corporation Summer 2019 Editorial Intern, Chowhound in New York, New York

Summer 2019 Editorial Intern, Chowhound

REF#: 32656

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 280 million people visiting its properties each month, CBS Interactive is a top Web property globally. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSNews.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com, TVGuide.com and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

DESCRIPTION:

Chowhound delivers food enthusiasts like you the resources, inspiration, and support they need by connecting them to one another. Chowhound offers a dynamic resource for making reliable everyday food and drink decisions by sharing a deeper narrative that goes beyond just taste and technique.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Daily publishing of editorial content

  • Copy and line editing contributor content

  • Optimizing pre-existing content for SEO

  • Working with video team on research/scripts

  • Writing for the site when opportunities arise

  • Researching and writing commerce copy

Logistics:

  • Time commitment: full-time, 40 hours per week during our regular office hours (Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm) but times may vary per team

  • This is a paid internship and can also be for university credit if it meets your university's guidelines

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A passion for writing and a team mentality

  • Hunger for the entertainment industry

  • Familiarity with social media

Additional Requirements:

  • Intern must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college or university

  • Must be at least 18 years old

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled