Editorial Intern- Everyday Health

Editorial New York, New York


Description

Position at Everyday Health

EverydayHealth.com, the leading health and wellness digital platform, seeks interns with strong reporting, writing, SEO, and digital media skills to join our close-knit, mission-driven editorial team.

The right candidate will have the opportunity to work in a creative, fast-paced environment with award-winning health and medical journalists. Editorial interns will research and develop story pitches for publication, gain experience interviewing health experts and representatives, learn how to identify journal articles for use in stories, engage with our audience on social media, and gain insights into SEO best-practices and how to build a knowledge network on the Internet. While this paid internship is based in our lower Manhattan offices, we will work around the right candidate’s schedule, recognizing that education comes first. At the end of the internship, the successful candidate will have earned reporting credit and bylines.

  • Pitch story ideas on health topics including nutrition, fitness, wellness, heart health, diabetes, cancer, multiple sclerosis, and sleep
  • Assist with social media
  • Promote stories to PR representatives and bloggers
  • Assist with research and fact checking
  • Develop strategies to build our online knowledge network
  • Support the overall production needs of the website

 

The IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited university/college program or recently graduated from an accredited university/college program
  • A keen instinct for news and storytelling
  • Strong writing, editing and fact-checking skills
  • Interest in and knowledge of digital media

 

Who We Are

Everyday Health attracts a large and engaged audience of over 46 million consumers and over 730,000 practicing physicians in the U.S. to its premier health and wellness properties, and utilizes its data and analytics expertise to deliver highly personalized content experiences and efficient and effective marketing and engagement solutions. Everyday Health enables consumers to manage their daily health and wellness needs, healthcare professionals to stay informed and make better decisions for their patients, and marketers, health payers and providers to communicate and engage with consumers and healthcare professionals to drive better health outcomes. Everyday Health’s content and solutions are delivered through multiple channels, including desktop, mobile web, and mobile phone and tablet applications, as well as video and social media.