Lima Charlie News - Editorial Team

Posted On: May 23, 2017

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: Lima Charlie News

Company Description

60% of American adults report they do not trust the media. Worldwide, reporting of the news has suffered from notions of bias, a lack of reliability and credibility. Lima Charlie provides news and analysis by military veterans & service members from around the world. Lima Charlie veteran journalists seek to investigate and report the truth, with unparalleled access and a noble eye towards promoting peace, understanding and positive political engagement. Lima Charlie seeks not only to tell the stories of men and women who have served throughout the world, but to provide compelling content on a wide range of topics through their unique lens. Lima Charlie’s team reports the latest in National and International news, Foreign Policy, Politics, Science & Tech, Economics, Environment, Travel, Food, Health, Media, Culture, National Security and Veteran’s issues.
Follow us on Twitter @LimaCharlieNews and please check out our outstanding and ever growing Team.

Job Description

Are you looking for hands on experience and what it takes to be an Editor, a Reporter, or Correspondent?

We are looking for new applicants from NYU journalism with energy and ideas who possess a keen understanding of social media and the evolving digital media landscape.

All roles begin on the editorial desk and positions can lead to reporting assignments and longer term correspondent postings.

Strong writing ability, excellent news judgement, a sound understanding of economics and multimedia skills are all essential. Knowledge of global affairs, technology & cyber security, and are desirable.

Primary responsibility is to support the senior editorial staff. Responsibilities include proofreading, research, drafting of content, liaising with contributors and news sources, coordination of submission deadlines, social media and marketing assistance.

This is a high-profile, fast-paced job that requires excellent news judgment, a steady head and an ability to make smart, quick decisions under pressure. This position will be based in the heart of the SoHo, New York newsroom and will be a key to senior leaders and our digital team.

The successful applicants can be new to the industry of journalism; but will be comfortable writing and editing the world's top stories to real-time deadlines.

To Apply

Please send your cover letter, resume, writing samples and references to Tony Sklar (