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Local City Magazine
479 S. Marengo Ave.
DescriptionLocal City Magazine seeks Journalism and Communications interns.
Interns will be exposed to all editorial facets of a magazine. Duties primarily include writing calendar listings, proofing/fact-checking, research, blogging, assisting with social media, occasional short magazine writing assignments, and helping out with whatever comes up. Interns, in short, spend the vast majority of their time interacting with editorial copy, although some standard office duties are incorporated into their days.
ResponsibilitiesGather story ideas and write/produce news stories
Work with staff to generate copy for our new website currently under development
including program descriptions, neighborhood tours, and news updates.
Work with staff to produce external communications
Fact check, proofread, format, and edit as necessary
Research prospective donors
Create videos and other multimedia communications to supplement news stories
Performs related duties as required
Establish and maintain working relationships with the company's staff
RequirementsCollege student or recent college graduate
Familiar with current social media programs
Detail-oriented, Go Getter
Must have own transportation
Must have own lap top
School credit or experience only
3 month minimum commitment, 15 hrs a week