Content Editor Intern

As an intern on Periscope's content editing team, you’ll write and edit copy for retail products across a range of categories, including apparel, jewelry, home, accessories and more. You might be right for the job if you have serious English language expertise, the ability to put yourself in the consumer's shoes, and strong organizational and communication skills.

ABOUT THE GIG:

  • Translating product information into compelling, benefit-focused copy that helps drive sales
  • Ensuring all content adheres to client style guidelines and SEO best practices
  • Collaborating seamlessly with your team to share workload, guarantee accuracy and meet deadlines
  • Juggling multiple requests simultaneously through smart time management and strong organizational skills


ABOUT YOU:

  • Your friends always asked you to proofread their papers because of your stellar grammar and spelling skills
  • You're a creative problem-solver who demonstrates excellent judgment and is cool under pressure
  • You're perceptive and flexible — able to work well independently with minimal direction or collaboratively with a team
  • You're constantly looking for opportunities to improve both efficiency and quality
  • You're proactive, fun and hardworking with a positive outlook, even when you have a high volume of work on tight deadlines


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Familiarity with AP Style and SEO best practices
  • Experience copy editing 
  • Experience with SmartView or another soft proofing system


We'd like to have our Content Editor Intern in place sooner than later— so we're ready to hear from you if you're up to the challenge!

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The Content Editor Intern position is remote, but based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Content Editor Intern will work remotely and occasionally come to Minneapolis office for team meetings, training, etc. Are you willing to work remotely?*
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