Web Culture Intern - Mashable

Editorial London, United Kingdom


Mashable is seeking a web culture intern to join its UK team working from the company’s headquarters in London. This person lives online and understands the building blocks of shareable content. They are tuned into pop culture and web culture and recognise how to bring the two together. The ideal candidate can craft web-friendly content from images, video or even a potato. Mashable's Culture channel covers web culture, memes, viral videos and the hybrid of entertainment and the internet. We’re looking for someone willing to explore all corners of the internet to find the next big thing. Responsibilities include research, content hunting, writing, working with a hugely creative team and the opportunity to build video production skills.

Must Haves

  • Minimum availability of 18 hours a week
  • Based in London
  • Strong fact checking skills
  • Strong grasp of grammar and AP Style
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Highly organised
  • Hard worker who’s driven and has a fantastic attitude
  • In-depth knowledge of web and pop culture
  • Ability and willingness to think differently
  • Knowledge of the digital space and the Mashable brand
  • Knowledge of internet subcultures, especially in the UK  
  • Some Photoshop and video knowledge would be an advantage

*Mashable Internships are paid*

About Mashable

Mashable is a global, multi-platform media and entertainment company. Powered by its own proprietary technology, Mashable is the go-to source for tech, digital culture and entertainment content for its dedicated and influential audience around the globe.

About j2 Global

Founded in 1995, j2 Global® (NASDAQ:JCOM) is an award winning, leading provider of Internet services through its two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media.

The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe® and Onebox® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents.

The Digital Media Division, created with j2 Cloud Services’ November 2012 acquisition of Ziff Davis, Inc.

Ziff Davis, Inc. is the leading digital media company specializing in the technology, gaming and men's lifestyle categories, reaching over 117 million unique visitors per month. Ziff Davis sites include Mashable.com, IGN.com, PCMag.com, AskMen.com, ComputerShopper.com, ExtremeTech.com, Geek.com, LogicBuy.com and Toolbox.com. Ziff Davis also operates NetShelter, the largest community of technology publishers dedicated to consumer electronics, computing and mobile communications. Ziff Davis B2B is a leading provider of online research to enterprise buyers and high-quality leads to IT vendors.

As of December 31, 2016, j2 Cloud Services had achieved 21 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth.

For more information about j2, please visit www.j2global.com

Our Culture:

At j2 Global®, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community. We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work.

J2 Global offers competitive salaries, health benefits, a 401k, and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then j2 is the place for you.

J2 Global® is an Equal Opportunity Employer.