Editor Internship

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Are you the Glenda Bailey, Anne Fulenwider, Nina Garcia or Anna Wintour of the next generation?

Sommet Dame is looking for a long-tern (8-to-12 month commitment) Editor. The internship is Editor is unpaid, part-time and will be an online based out of your area of residence as Sommet Dame currently has an all volunteer staff of writers (including the Publisher).

Responsibilities: 

  • Acts as ranking site manger under the direction of the Publisher.
  • Assists in selecting and supervising the site contributors. 
  • Assists in disseminate assignments that are congruent with the sites target demographic.
  • Works with contributors to develop AP Style articles from original ideas to completed articles.
  • Reviewing, and approving content. 
  • Cross check all citations and examine all the references.
  • Conforms to deadlines and production requirements. 
  • Assists in creating and disseminating all staff related information.

Experience: 

  • Excellent verbal as well as written communicating skills. 
  • Expert at AP Style writing format. 
  • Effective judgment and decision making skill.
  • Expert in managing time and completing the given task within the decided time frame.
  • Expert knowledge about communication and mass media. 
  • Experience and ability to learn new online content media platforms. 
  • Strong interests in a diverse range of topics geared toward women ranging from beauty, culture, entertainment and style.  
  • Previous editorial or content management experience and/or having managed/ran a relevant site of your own. 

Note: Since, we are going to be re-launching the site- the first 3-months of the internship will consist of site re-development including content strategy and overall development of the overall editorial direction of the site. The next two-months will consist of candidate selections and training process. 

Official Start Date: ASAP

To learn more about Sommet Dame view our online Media Kit. Then to apply, applicants should email a cover letter stating your qualifications and/or desire, resume, 3 published clips or writing samples addressed to the Publisher.

Note: Metro San Francisco, New York, Chicago & Los Angeles residents strongly encouraged to apply, but location not required.