Editorial InternBookmark This
30 S. 15th Street
Posted: May 17 2016
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required)
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DescriptionMetro Media, one of the nation's largest and fastest news organizations with digital and print editions in New York City, Philadelphia and Boston, is looking for a motivated, organized editorial intern to work with the Entertainment Editor in a fast-paced newsroom in our Philadelphia location in Center City.
There will be plenty of opportunity to pitch and write articles for print and web, with a focus on arts and culture, pop culture, restaurants and bars. Knowledge of Philly and its entertainment scene is a plus. Journalism experience required. Must be a current student eligible to receive school credit. Unpaid internship, Up to 20 hours/week. Please send a cover letter, resume and writing samples when applying.
ResponsibilitiesWrite articles each week (300-500 words) for web and print
Adhere to AP Style rules
Promote content over social media
Assist in idea generation for exciting content
RequirementsCurrently enrolled in college
Excellent writing skills
Lives and breathes culture and entertainment
Actively uses social media
Knowledgeable of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Reddit
Passion for learning
Passion for community
MUST receive academic credit
Digital Photography experience desired by not required