THE ECONOMIST is seeking an intern to help with the newspaper’s social media in America. The internship is available for at least six months and can be extended for up to a year.
A competitive hourly wage will be paid to the successful candidate. The position is based in Washington, DC and the hours of work are from noon until 8pm, Monday to Friday. Occasional weekend cover may also be required.
Applicants should send a CV, cover letter, three examples of published journalism and an article of no more than 400 words suitable for publication in The Economist to firstname.lastname@example.org. The successful candidate should have the right to work in the United States without sponsorship. The closing date for applications is December 30th.