Internship at BuzzFeed Australia

19 August 2015

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The successful candidate will work closely with the Life team to create lifestyle content that readers love to share.

This is a perfect opportunity for a writer eager to master the tools and techniques of the social web and for someone with an interest in a wide range of lifestyle topics, and an eye for creating original content. The ideal candidate is capable of covering these topics in a humorous and accessible way.

You should also have:

  • High emotional intelligence.
  • A positive, curious, playful disposition with a sense of humour.
  • An understanding of the way Australians shop, eat, drink, work out and travel.
  • A strong appreciation for aesthetics and design, and a real interest in lifestyle publications and blogs.
  • Photographic, graphic design and DIY skills are a major plus, as is a demonstrable enthusiasm for creating images, video, and posts specifically for social media.

To apply:

First create a profile on BuzzFeed and publish a number of lifestyle-oriented posts that show off your internet chops and writing prowess.

Then, send an application that includes your profile, resume and a cover letter explaining why you’re interested in BuzzFeed.

For further details on how to apply, click here.