Russian Life magazine seeking digital editor

Russian Life magazine seeks a Digital Editor intern to curate and compile its weekly e-letter, The Weekly Russia File, and to play an active role in the magazine's growing digital footprint. Requirements:


* Superb English writing skills (native English).

* Ability to write succinctly, quippily, and knowledgeably about Russian culture (with little or no need for style editor intervention).

* At least intermediate Russian reading ability.

* Excellent online search, fact-checking, and news survey skills.

* Excellent sense of humor and a taste for offbeat, under-the-radar news.

* Basic HTML skills and comfort with CMS and online blog editing systems, including image manipulation, or willingness to gain this skill.

This is a part-time internship that is scoped at 2-3 hours per week and has a modest stipend.


To complete the online application, visit:


Samples of past Russia File postings are can be seen at