Editorial Intern

Company: 
Sip Publishing
City: 
Seattle (Remote)
State: 
WA
Categories: 
Type: 

Sip Publishing, publishers of Sip Northwest, Cidercraft and Sip’s Wine Guide: British Columbia magazines, is looking for an editorial intern who is extremely organized, self-motivated and able to multitask and prioritize. Interns must be interested in lifestyle journalism (experience in areas of restaurant/bar, wine, beer, spirits and events is preferred) and must be available to work a minimum 10 hours per week remotely, with occasional evening assignments and times in our Seattle office. 

    

Sip interns will be encouraged to be a full part of the Sip Publishing team, working closely with the editor and contributors on major projects as well as the basic day-to-day editorial operations. This internship is available on an on-going basis for each quarter/semester. 

    

Duties include, but are not limited to: 

   • Writing articles including the events recap, sidebars and more for both publications 

   • Writing four-five web stories weekly for SipNorthwest.com and CIDERCRAFTmag.com 

   • Proofreading 

   • Fact checking 

   • Pitching ideas 

   • Attending and covering events 

   • Story research and interviews 

   • Attend editorial meetings and offer input on editorial content 

   • Managing SipNorthwest.com 

   • Writing e-newsletters for SipNorthwest.com (bi-weekly) and CIDERCRAFTmag.com (monthly) 

    

 

Experience Required/Preferred (leave blank if included in position description above) 

   • Interns must have their own laptop or desktop to work from remotely. 

   • We ask that all editorial interns be 21-years-old or older. 

   • Internship positions are unpaid and require a minimum of 10 hours per week. 

   • If needed, Sip is willing to spread the internship between 2 quarters. 

   • Sip Publishing is looking for someone with a strong written voice that is whip-smart, witty and whimsical yet professional, diligent and hard-hitting.

Deadline: 
Application Instructions: 

Send a resume and two-three clips of lifestyle writing. If you do not have any clips, please send a restaurant or beverage review to erin@sippublishing.com, subject title “Editorial Intern.”