Editorial InternBookmark This
8609 Westwood Center Drive Suite 500
DescriptionPlease apply online at: http://careers.1105media.com/index.php?m=portal&a=details&jobOrderID=3386270&portalID=4260
Washington Technology provides news, research, opinions, and other market data that helps government technology contractors identify opportunities and make better business decisions. We are seeking a talented and ambitious editorial intern to help cover the business of government contracting.
This individual will be an integral part of our newsroom, reporting and researching both spot news, trend stories and contributing to research projects. This is a paid position, 20-30 hours per week, and is available immediately. Both current students and recent graduates are encouraged to apply.
ResponsibilitiesProven ability to write clearly and accurately on tight deadlines
Demonstrated knowledge of AP style
Ability to juggle multiple projects, both large and small
Solid understanding of digital media, and its role in both gathering and presenting information
Strong work ethic, intellectual curiosity and commitment to continuous improvement
Keen interest in, and basic knowledge of, technology and the federal government
Basic HTML proficiency is helpful; experience with data research and visualization is ideal
RequirementsCover industry and government events, newsmaker appearances and other spot news
Monitor and aggregate relevant news from other media outlets
Gather data and other research for larger stories and research projects
Help conceive and develop story ideas both large and small