This position requires candidates to have a US work permit. Please do not apply if you are not legally able to work in the United States.
Applicants to this position must reside within a 90 mile radius of the property.
We are currently accepting resumes for an editorial internship to develop content for our Chef Picks mobile app. As an intern you will be responsible for collecting restaurant recommendations from the countries most influential chefs, editing the recommendations, writing restaurant descriptions, conceptualizing new features to improve the app and developing ideas for future versions.
Interning with us will provide you substantive and challenging work experiences. You will have the opportunity to develop specific skills (i.e. research, writing, presentation skills) and interact with key influencers within the exciting culinary world.
Because we are a small company (25 employees), you have the opportunity to really make an impact. This internship is full-time for 5 months in our NY office and are NOT PAID. Internships can be eligible for college credit and you will receive a letter of recommendation. This year we've hired three of our interns for full-time employment - we're always looking for new talent!
In order to benefit from an internship with us you will need to be a self-starter capable of doing largely unsupervised editorial work in our busy NY office. You will need strong writing and research skills, strong interpersonal skills, an entrepreneurial spirit, a gregarious personality, and a drive for results. Our ideal candidate was an English, Journalism or Communications major in college and has attended culinary school, or had comparable culinary experience.
Please see what our current Editorial Intern had to say about what the experience she has gained and if you are interested in working at StarChefs.com.
"I have been responsible for preparing and writing my own features for publishing. I am constantly contacting chefs and publicists to get this done. I've attended great events and made unbelievable contacts across the world. I now know exactly what I want to do in the food and wine industry."
You will need to be organized, responsible, aggressive, out-going, enthusiastic, and able to work as part of a (sometimes a bit crazy) team. You will also need strong editorial and writing skills as well as an intense interest in the culinary world."
If you have a serious passion for food and flare for writing...please apply!
StarChefs.com, the magazine for culinary insiders, has been serving the restaurant industry since 1995.
StarChefs.com's original culinary content is driven by in-person tastings and interviews across the world. Its mission is to catalyze culinary professionals' success and give them the tools they need to overcome their specific challenges. In addition to featuring top chefs, pastry chefs, sommeliers, and mixologists, StarChefs.com's JobFinder is the leading job board connecting culinary and hospitality professionals to careers in the foodservice industry.
StarChefs.com features more than 30,000 published pages of original, chef-focused culinary content and generates traffic of over 30 million hits a month and was nominated for Best Web Site for Food and Nutrition by the James Beard Foundation.