DescriptionDope Africans! is a newly established online African Entertainment News outlet that focuses on Africans in the Media. We also draw attention and showcase young Africans doing extraordinary things around the world.
Bloggers will gain publications and clips for their resumes with their own bylines and will have their bios added to the site under the "about" page. Internship is unpaid and will be a virtual position. Upon successfully completion of the internship a completion certificate will be given. This internship will aid your professional and academic training.
Our blog interns are critical in helping build content central to our growth.
If you are looking to grow. this a ground floor opportunity. The company is still up and coming, thus lots of opportunity for long term development.
ResponsibilitiesThe ideal candidate for this position is a student who is currently enrolled in a college or university, a recent graduate or a high school junior or senior. The applicants must be interested in African entertainment, current affairs, lifestyle and culture and be proficient and effective writers. A writing sample and resume are required of applicants. Knowledge of Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, WordPress and Pinterest is a plus, but is not required.
*Please email your Resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for faster review.
RequirementsInterns will be expected to submit at least 1-2 blog posts each week. Each blog post will be between 150- 200 words and include pictures, either from the internet or taken personally by the blogger. Bloggers are expected to update their Twitter and Facebook accounts regularly to self promote.
Other responsibilities include:
- watching short video clips and writing a brief synopsis on each clip.
- Come up with topic ideas for blog posts to engage our audience.
- Conduct research for blog posts, including reading other blogs, doing interviews with candidates to be highlighted.
To apply, send your resume, contact phone number, email, a writing sample and a description of what you would be interested in blogging about (fashion, beauty, trends, celeb news, movies, food and drink, television, lifestyle, culture) to email@example.com