Great Careers Start Here

Welcome to DLA’s Careers! We're a boutique company founded with a singular vision: to help our clients achieve their goals. We do that by editing, proofreading and providing feedback on their documents.

The DLA Culture

We're a team inspired by inspiring others, who see our success in their successes. From academics influencing state-wide education policies all across the United States to international clothing brands, doctors applying for medical fellowship and screenwriters pitching their scripts to Hulu and Netflix, our clients get grants, get business, get accepted and get noticed. And we love helping them get there.

Join Our Team

If you have a passion for helping others achieve their goals, a talent for both critical and creative thinking, and a love of communicating your thoughts to others, start here!

Get to Know Us!

We are a team of dedicated, in-house editors with 50+ years' combined experience.

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Open Positions

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Job Level: Internship
Job Type: Part-Time or Full-Time
Years of Experience: 0 - 3 Years
Travel: None
Level of Education: BA/BS (Completed or in Progress)
Location: Houston, TX

Job Description

DLA provides consultation, revision, critique, editing and proofreading services to a broad range of clients. They include:

  • Academics (researchers, professors, master and PhD students ...);
  • Applicants (for medical school, residency or fellowship; for law, dental or other graduate schools; for jobs, internships, observerships ...);
  • Professionals (businesses, subject-matter experts, marketers and marketing teams, schools ...); and
  • Writers (writing screenplays, non-fiction, fiction, query letters, synopses ...)

We are experts at what we do and want to communicate that to our target markets. Our marketing interns help achieve this by:

  • Envisioning, researching and drafting long-form content (e.g., blog posts, press releases, website resources, client newsletters);
  • Envisioning, researching and drafting social-media content (i.e., Facebook posts);
  • Doing the above according to a marketing plan and calendar;
  • Proposing improvements or alternatives to marketing strategy;
  • Following instructions and completing tasks independently; and
  • Being reliable and flexible.

The minimum time commitment is 20 hours per week during our regular business hours of 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, with a minimum duration of 4 weeks.

Experience & Skills

This position is perfect for those who are eager to break into the field of marketing and need experience to add to their resumes. When applying, keep in mind that marketing yourself is the first step toward being considered for the internship.


To apply to an open position, email your resume and cover letter to

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