BuzzFeed is hiring an

eCommerce Operations Intern, Fall Semester

New York, United States

BuzzFeed is looking for an eCommerce Operations intern for our recently formed Commerce Team. The internship is a part-time position (approx. 15 hours/week) and based in our New York office. So what’s this team all about? Helping our readers discover the coolest products across the internet be it through content like this or via our very own Shop BuzzFeed. As a member of the team, you will be responsible for assisting with the day-to-day operations of Shop BuzzFeed and other commerce related initiatives. If you're the type of person who’s hyper organized, knows about cool trends before your friends, and loves scouring the internet for the most novel items we'd love to hear from you!

This is a paid internship.



  • A passion for cool stuff and shopping (duh!)
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented
  • Ability to multi-task   
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must know Microsoft Office; specifically Microsoft Excel and be familiar with Google Apps (Docs & Sheets)
  • Knowledge of social media platforms/apps including but not limited to Instagram, Facebook, KiK, Twitter, Snapchat, Youtube etc.
  • Experience with all or any of the following is a huge plus: Photoshop, Illustrator, Shopify, SEO and SEM



Our intern will work on the following tasks (but are not limited to):

  • Assist with the day-to-day operations of Shop Buzzfeed (e.g., ordering swag, billing & reporting, sending stock to fulfillment warehouse, solicit and manage customer feedback)
  • Help organize and assist on Shop BuzzFeed photoshoots
  • Seasonal collection support including the highly coveted annual employee and client holiday gift
  • Generating new ideas to help improve collection, social media, website and online sales
  • Assist with organic and paid marketing efforts
  • Aggregate affiliate data from multiple sources and analyze trends
  • Monitoring industry trends and relevant competitor insights
  • Manage and / or support members of the team with additional projects as needed


When sending in your application please indicate what days (Monday-Friday) and hours (between 9-6pm) you are available.


About BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed is the social news and entertainment company. BuzzFeed is redefining online advertising with its social, content-driven publishing technology. BuzzFeed provides the most shareable breaking news, original reporting, entertainment, and video across the social web to its global audience of more than 200M and 1.5B monthly video views.