Editorial Intern

Posted On: February 4, 2013

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: Mediabistro

Company Description

Mediabistro offers comprehensive news and anlysis of traditional media, digital media, and social media through an extensive blog network and allied newsletters.

Mediabistro has the largest job board in the United States for media professionals. In addition, the company has an array of professional online educational courses.

Job Description

Mediabistro’s 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 blogs.

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 as Word documents or PDFs. You MUST include the following:
1. Your available start date
2. Days and hours of availability during the internship
3. Number of academic credits you will receive for the internship

No phone calls. You MUST receive academic credit and be able to work in our New York City office. Please confirm that you meet all of these criteria in your cover letter.