Editorial Interns

Posted On: November 2, 2010

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: mediabistro.com

Company Description

mediabistro.com is a community of media professionals that has grown over 13 years with tremendous good will. We're a small, fast growing company with offices in Manhattan. mediabistro.com is a division of WebMediaBrands Inc.

Our Vision: A vibrant place for creative and content industry professionals (media people) to come for fulfillment of their professional aspirations and social needs. A crossroads of commerce, marketplaces and career paths; a center of teaching; a source of inspiration and fun that generates a shared identity and feeling of connectedness between media people and their chosen profession.

Job Description

Editorial Interns, mediabistro.com

mediabistro.com's growing editorial department seeks ambitious interns to assist its news and features team in our New York City office. Intern will regularly assist department with copy editing, proofreading, article production, and story research. Intern will learn about the world of digital journalism by gaining practice with HTML, blogging, social media, and viral marketing and will also have the opportunity to cover media events for our FishbowlNY blog.

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about having the opportunity to gain experience in writing, copy editing, and reporting according to AP style. He or she should also be familiar with mediabistro.com’s content and have a passion for all things media. Familiarity with HTML and blogging platforms is preferred. Availability to work flexible hours for event coverage as needed is a plus.

To Apply

Send a cover letter and resume within the body of the email. No attachments, no phone calls. You MUST be able to receive academic credit for this internship and work in our New York City office; please confirm that you meet both of these criteria in your