ESSENTIAL HOMME Summer 2016 Internship


ESSENTIAL HOMME magazine is seeking talented students and young individuals to join our editorial, fashion, social media, and art teams in both print and digital internship capacities this summer.

From high-end openings, like-worthy content, and portfolio-building work, you will gain invaluable experiences, attend industry events, and grab an occasional swag bag or two. Interns must be based (or should be able to easily commute to) New York City and are expected to be available at least two full weekdays a week for a three month commitment. Internships are unpaid, however school credit is available if needed.


Editorial interns work on both print and web formats, assisting editors with fact-checking, proofreading, market research, as well as pitching and writing articles themselves. Applicants should come from a journalism or media background and have excellent communication and writing skills, an understanding of the fashion landscape, and a willingness to learn. Additional responsibilities include: news writing, event coverage, and general administrative tasks. Please send one or two writing samples with email.


The fashion department is seeking an intern. This person will work closely with the creative director and the associate market editor. Day-to-day responsibilities include, but are not limited to: maintaining the fashion closet, sample trafficking, assisting on photo shoots, helping editors with market research, and general administrative tasks.


Social Media/Advertising interns work closely with publishing director and digital editor assisting on day-to-day operations related to research, digital newsletter, social network sites maintenance, and administrative duties. They will be able to learn all facets of online and offline marketing/advertising. Perfect for an undergraduate juniors or seniors, or a graduate student wanting to pursue a career in the Marketing/Advertising/Media buying/PR industry.


Graphic design interns assist in the daily workflow of the art department of the magazine and website, including but not limited to designing online graphics, updating layouts, and retouching images. Candidates should have solid understanding of Typography, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Please provide a portfolio of recent work.

For consideration please indicate the position you are applying for and submit a cover letter, resume, and any other required documents to joshua.glass[at]essentialhommemag.com.