Hiring: K-Drama Editorial Intern in Seoul

Are you a passionate fan of K-Dramas and variety shows? Do you love to write? Are you located in Seoul? If so, we have an opportunity for you! Soompi is currently looking for a full-time editorial intern who can write and edit original pieces about Korean shows, such as episode recaps, weekly highlights, op-eds, fashion pieces, or anything else you have the desire to share with a readership of millions! The intern will also help manage our incoming drama feature content. Our ideal candidate is a passionate K-Drama fan with strong writing skills and proficiency in Korean language.

The position is paid and requires you to report to our Seoul office on a regular weekday schedule. If you’re not a Korean citizen, you MUST possess a working visa (e.g., F-2, F-4, E-7, and H-1 are acceptable).

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and relevant writing sample of at least 250 words to jobs@soompi.com. The application deadline is Friday, November 14, 2014 (KST). We’re looking forward to hearing from you!


  • Passion for Korean dramas and/or variety shows
  • Complete fluency in English, with strong command of grammar
  • High level of proficiency in Korean
  • Excellent writing skills, with ability to engage the reader
  • Highly organized
  • Proactive, enthusiastic, and dedicated
  • Team player
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