Content Intern at Modern Notoriety

What is Modern Notoriety?

Modern Notoriety is an online magazine based in Chicago that covers the latest in sneakers, streetwear, and pop culture. We create and share content specially tailored to today’s generation of sneakerheads and streetwear aficionados. We also create content for other brands through our creative agency MNLABCO.

Internship Description

Modern Notoriety’s content intern will be responsible for posting and updating content on Modern Notoriety’s website. A content intern will need to be focused, able to work quickly and efficiently, and have an eye for detail. Interns must also excel at writing and be familiar with general blogging platforms. Bringing an individual style and personality to your work is encouraged. This is an unpaid internship, but we can work with you to receive college credit as compensation.


  • Minimum of 10 hours per week in office for a 4 month commitment.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Prior awareness of Modern Notoriety – familiar with who we are, follows us on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
  • Strong understanding of Facebook and Twitter with current, active profiles on each.
  • Strong, proven writing skills, with examples.
  • Strong passion for sneakers and streetwear.
  • Generally “in the know” about pop culture and the latest sneaker releases.
  • Self-Motivated – ability to focus and complete duties in a casual environment.
  • Flexible schedule – be able to attend Modern Notoriety and other special events as often as possible.
  • Must own or have access to a laptop computer for in office use.
  • WordPress and Photoshop experience not required but a plus.


Content Management including:

  • Writing posts about the latest in sneakers and streetwear.
  • Updating posts when new information becomes available.
  • Creatively thinking about other editorial content that would be of interest to followers of Modern Notoriety.
  • Additional various tasks – fact checking, site maintenance, helping with special projects.

Sweet stuff for you:

  • A nice resume builder
  • Free swag from Modern Notoriety and our partners.
  • Digital marketing experience and industry networking opportunities.

Please send your resumes and cover letters to for consideration.