Gawker Media Seeks Editorial Marketing Interns

Gawker Media is looking for some Editorial Marketing interns. Here's what you need to know:

This is a three month internship under the Editorial Marketing Team at Gawker Media, so the ideal candidate is someone who's interested in learning about online media, online marketing, or both. During your internship, you will work directly under the guidance and supervision of the Editorial Marketing Team. Ideally you'll be within commuting distance to Manhattan, but that's not a requirement.

What you'll be responsible for:
• Assisting with quality control of social media properties
• Assisting with general story promotion for all Gawker Media properties on the most prominent social networks and by email
• Assisting with collecting analytics data

What you'll learn from our Editorial Marketing Team:
• How the world of online media publishing works
• What makes a story popular online
• How to control the quality of social media properties
• How to promote stories on the most prominent social networks and by email
• How to analyze analytics and collect online data
• How to track the popularity of stories online
• How and why to market content differently to various online demographics
• How to use social media effectively as a publisher

Requirements: (please DO NOT apply if you can not meet these basic requirements)
• Available to work at least two full weekdays a week
• Able to start this February or March
• A working computer with a stable internet connection (this work can not be done from your smartphone)

If you're interested in the internship, send an email to marketinginterns AT gawker DOT com with the subject "Editorial Marketing Internship". Tell us a little bit about yourself and why you're perfect for the job, and paste your resume at the bottom of the email. No attachments!