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We’re looking for Spring 2017 Interns!

Beauty Piñata is growing and we’re looking for 2 ambitious, talented, and smart interns to assist our team this spring! We love self-starters and highly-creative babes who think outside the box and are excited about conceptualizing, writing, and producing engaging original beauty content that’s relevant to our Latinx, multicultural audience. Please review descriptions for each below:

EDITORIAL & SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN

DUTIES
-Pitching and writing 2-3 articles a week ranging from features to interviews to breaking news
-Additional editorial duties such as fact checking, interviewing, transcribing and copy editing
-Attending occasional press previews and media events
-Light editing of photos for articles & social feeds
-Assisting with scheduling posts for social feeds
-Staying up-to-date on breaking industry news
-Assisting in the logistics of all offline events, such as photoshoots.
-Scouting brands and influencers to feature.
-Researching publications and brands we can collaborate with.
-General PR/Communication responsibilities such as press acquisition.

REQUIREMENTS
♥ Passionate about beauty, makeup, and style
♥ Familiarity with Latinx culture
♥ Excellent writing skills
♥ Well-versed in all social platforms
♥ Basic Adobe Photoshop skills
♥ Basic HTML skills
♥ Excellent time management & organizational skills
♥ Fast learner, ability to take constructive criticism and direction
♥ Familiarity with WordPress
♥ Bonus if you have photography, graphic design, or makeup artistry skills, and can write/speak in Spanish!

DIGITAL DESIGN INTERN

DUTIES
-Creating, curating, producing, and manipulating imagery for content, especially Instagram
-Design and assist in the creation and revisions of presentations, infographics, vector illustrations, fliers, communications, Snapchat filters, mood boards, and more
-Takes ownership in building out library of assets, including one-sheets, media kits, and decks
-Assists with resizing images, updating websites, and designing and/or coding research
-Stays true to and helps develop design identity for Beauty Piñata
-Assisting in the logistics of all offline events, such as photo shoots.

REQUIREMENTS
♥ Passionate about beauty, makeup, and style
♥ Familiarity with Latinx culture
♥ Decent writing skills
♥ Well-versed in all social platforms, especially Instagram
♥ Well-versed in Pages, Powerpoint, and Google Slides
♥ Proficient with Abode Illustrator/Photoshop, In Design and other Creative Suite skills
♥ Excellent time management & organizational skills
♥ Fast learner, ability to take constructive criticism and direction
♥ Bonus if you know WordPress, have makeup artistry skills, and can write/speak in Spanish!

FOR BOTH POSITIONS:
♥ Must be available 2-3 days a week (12-15 hours), including the occasional Saturday or Sunday
♥ Must be based in the Los Angeles area (we are in Pasadena & Upland, CA). While the bulk of work can be done remotely, some of it requires in-person brainstorming. That said, you must be comfortable working out of a home office with cute puppies.

PERKS
♥ School credit available, along with a stipend at the end of the semester
♥ We also cover any travel expenses to work-related events (such as parking)
♥ Access to exclusive beauty events!
♥ An opportunity to build your portfolio
♥ Lots of free beauty products!


To apply, please send an interesting cover letter, samples, and links to social feeds to hola(@)beautypinata.com.
We’re looking to fill these roles immediately. Internship will start ASAP February 2017 and last through June 2017.

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