Location: New York
Position: Asia Society Online Editorial Intern
Description: Asia Society Online is looking for a talented Online Editorial Intern to copyedit and
publish website content, edit and upload videos, report on events, draft blog posts and
perform other administrative tasks for the award-winning AsiaSociety.org website.
The ideal candidate would be a web-savvy journalism, policy, marketing or writing
student with a strong interest in Asia, its people and issues.
Responsibilities/Requirements: We’re looking for detail-oriented candidates who are experienced users of blogging
content management systemssuch as Drupal and WordPress and social media
platformslike Twitter and Facebook. Knowledge of HTML and basic photo-editing
skills using Photoshop are also necessary, and video-editing skills (iMovie or Final
Cut) are a plus. Candidates with experience writing and copyediting are preferred.
Proficiency in an Asian language, while not required, is welcome.
If you have previously applied for an internship with Asia Society Online, we kindly
ask that you resubmit your application. Only new applications will be considered.
Schedule: The Online Editorial Intern is expected to work at least 20 hours per week, for a
minimum of nine to 12 weeks, at Asia Society headquarters at 725 Park Avenue in
New York City. Specific schedules can be designed to meet the individual needs of
the intern. Please indicate the days and hours you are available to work in your
application. The Online Editorial internship is unpaid. School credit is available.
How to apply: Please email cover letter, resumé and links to three relevant writing samples to:
Managing Editor, Asia Society Online
No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be
Asia Society is an equal-opportunity employer