designboom is based in milan, beijing and new york and has gained a global reach of 3.5 million readers and 450,000 newsletter subscribers.
founded in milan in 1999, designboom is the world's first and most popular digital architecture and design magazine. media is still the connective tissue of society, and compared to 1999, the internet has come a long way. during this time, creating a digital publication was still primarily the business of tech-savvy nerds but online publishing has gone from something abstract to being a central element in how many of us live and work. today, when people are searching for something, they’ll look it up online.
About the Role
are you knowledgeable about architecture, design, art, and technology? passionate about writing, communication, and digital media? want to make a meaningful contribution to contemporary culture? designboom is seeking two editorial interns to join us at our headquarters in MILAN with a focus on architecture/design.
What You're Gonna Do
as part of the designboom internship, you will be given responsibilities that are essential to the management and continued success of our publication. during your time with us you will learn a lot, and quickly become experienced in a variety of creative topics. as an active member of our team, you will have the opportunity to travel and represent designboom at a variety of exhibitions and events.
- informed and interested in architecture, design, technology and art
- passionate about contemporary culture
- has a strong knowledge of photoshop, image and video editing
- interested in social media strategies
- enjoys writing and digital media
- has the initiative to perform under deadline pressure
- highly organized and efficient
- a fluent english speaker
we’re seeking a creative and enthusiastic individual who is interested in developing his/her knowledge through research, writing, and editing articles for designboom. the young candidate will contribute to the day-to-day production of designboom’s editorial content, work closely with designboom’s founders on publishing a range of news and projects, and engage with creatives and project authors directly.
all applicants should have strong verbal and written communication skills, an eye for detail, and background in architecture/design. proficiency with social media and a developed knowledge of video editing and photoshop is strongly encouraged.
What We Offer
you will work with designboom’s team in milan, italy where you will be an essential member of an international group of passionate people focused on publishing the latest news and key issues in the fields of architecture, design, technology and art. you will report directly to designboom’s founders and be responsible for developing content on designboom. working hours are monday to friday, 9AM – 6PM. you will receive a monthly stipend. the position is 8 months long in duration, beginning as soon as possible.
This job is available for international candidates.