Posted On: January 8, 2018
Paid Journalism Internship
Media Organization: Apple
Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV. Apple’s four software platforms — iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS — provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices and empower people with breakthrough services including the App Store, Apple Music, Apple Pay and iCloud. Apple’s more than 100,000 employees are dedicated to making the best products on earth, and to leaving the world better than we found it.
Apple News is seeking an Editorial Intern to be based in Cupertino.
The intern will work closely with editors in Cupertino, New York, London, and Sydney who oversee the human curation of News.
In addition to executing and presenting a summer-long research project, Intern duties will include:
— Working closely with the editorial team on how to present new stories to a wide audience.
— Using analytics to better guide the workflow of the editorial team and key external publishers..
— Working with U.S. and international publishers to gather additional feedback to help inform future iterations of News.
The successful applicant will meet the following criteria:
— Has a passion for great journalism, and is interested in how media, technology, and product intersect.
— Can think creatively about complex problems, and can take initiative to deliver under tight deadlines.
— Can effectively communicate one’s ideas to a large group that may not be knowledgable on the subject material.
— Understands how data can inform the decision-making process and can apply an analytical approach to most problems.
Must be currently enrolled in a Master’s program in a related field of
study, graduating on or after August 2018. Or must be enrolled in a graduate journalism