We want YOU to intern with US!

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2015 Black Girl Fly Magazine Internship

Black Girl Fly Magazine is a new digital media publishing brand and revolutionary internet platform that commands a space for the authentic experiences of Black Women. Serving as a digital nexus for lifestyle and cultural news for contemporary, urbane Black women, the BGF Collective (our team of contributors and content creators) are committed to providing content our readers want to see. We encourage discourse that is reflective of the many representations and experiences of Black women by offering entertainment, commentary, and critical analysis of all contemporary cultural issues related to Black women globally. We cover everything from politics, world events and health, to fashion, beauty, and music and offer an alternative to mainstream representation of Black women.

Black Girl Fly is here to educate, engage, inform and inspire our Black Fly Girls!

Skilled, resourceful and fly-- These are the characteristics we are seeking in our first class of interns. We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to expand our social media, graphic design and administrative teams.

INTERNSHIP DUTIES

Effective: Summer 2015 Positions: Social media, graphic design, admin Location: remote; LA, CHI, NYC preferred.

JOB SUMMARY

Social media & graphic design:

Develop brand strategy and build engagement through social media platforms. Primarily focused on Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, Facebook and Youtube. Create visually stimulating graphics that align with brand aesthetic to engage BGF supporters and employ cutting edge growth hacking techniques to widen reach. Work with internal team, key influencers and collaborators to develop and implement social media campaigns.

Admin:

Assist editor-in-chief and creative director in admin tasks. Research, and track trends in news and social media that are important to our readers. Communicate with team and partners on behalf of BGF Magazine and production of effective email campaigns. Maintain virtual office documentation and files. Assist in coordination of photo shoots and events.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be proactive and resourceful
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong awareness of social media landscape and target audience
  • Organized and action oriented
  • Works well independently as much of responsibilities are remote
  • Open to full-time college students, recent graduates

TIME COMMITMENT

  • Monday through Friday
  • Part time positions available with 2 to 3 day commitment (10-15 hours a week)

Please send your resume and cover letter to internship@blackgirlflymag.com.

*These are unpaid internships.

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