Video Internship

Fatherly, the essential lifestyle guide for young parents, has an immediate opening for an Assistant Editor Intern. Fatherly has already generated over 1B video views this year and we are looking for new team members who are committed to growing together.

The internship requires a commitment of 20 hours per week in-person at our Tribeca, New York location, for a term of 3 months. This is an unpaid internship, but with the possibility for stipend in the future.

Who You Are

Fatherly seeks a budding editor with excellent organizational skills to assist our growing editorial and branded video team. The candidate should be proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro CC and interested in short form digital content.

What You Will Do

Your internship will involve assisting staff editors in their daily duties, including but not not limited to:

– Execute assemble edits for staff editor.

– Organize projects and footage.

– Archive and manage video assets.

– Research and obtain licenses footage.

– Develop and manage editing templates.

– Prepare output package for social media posting.

Who We Are

Fatherly is the fastest-growing parenting site on the web, targeting millennial parents who are entering the most inquisitive and acquisitive phase of their lives. Fatherly has already generated over 1B video views this year, and has been named Oprah’s favorite website of 2016. Fatherly has also been nominated twice by the Webby’s as “Best Parenting Site on the Internet” in just its first year in existence.

Described by the New York Times as “Buzzfeed meets Vice” for parents, Fatherly focuses on expert-driven, evidenced-based content. By focusing on dads as well as young moms, Fatherly’s able to capture both sides of the parenting market, provide differentiated content in a space oversaturated with “Mom” content, and hone in on a key insight that millennial parents increasingly share parenting responsibilities and purchasing decisions.

Fatherly has been nominated for a Webby two times in just its first year as Best Parenting Site on the Internet.

This is a sample our editorial video style:

Here are samples of our branded videos:

Growth To Date

Launched in April 2015, Fatherly already reaches:

  • 200M video views each month on Facebook
  • 2.5M monthly uniques
  • 250K daily subscribers (with consistent 20% month over month growth)

A Preferred Partner For The World’s Best Brands

Fatherly has developed year-long partnerships with a variety of Fortune 500 marketers including Johnson & Johnson, Campbell’s, P&G, Progressive and The United Nations among others. Its Family Albums work with Spotify has been nominated by Digiday as the Best Branded Content Series of 2015-2016.

A World-Class Team

Fatherly is led by Simon Isaacs and Michael Rothman, one of the founding employees at the Thrillist Media Group, now one of the largest digital publishers in the country. Its investors include Lerer Hippeau Ventures (Buzzfeed, Warby Parker), SoftTech (Bleacher Report), The Knight Foundation, Gary Vaynerchuk and a dozen others.

Fatherly In The News

Fatherly has been featured by hundred of outlets across the country including:



Business Insider

New York Times

USA Today


Google Insights



Start Date: January 15th, 2017

To Apply

Please send your resume and at least three examples of your work that might provide insight into your aesthetic to [email protected]