MassLive Media Group / Advance Local Content Internship

MassLive Media Group /Advance Local Content Internship 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW: 

Advance Local group affiliates are seeking talented and motivated individuals for a Summer 2016 Internship Program with positions in Content, Sales and Marketing. In coordination with Advance Local affiliates across the country, this paid national talent development program extends to communities throughout Alabama, Central New York, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Participants in the program will be immersed in one local market for 8 weeks and then come together in the New York City area with fellow interns from across the country. The 2016 summer internship program is designed to be a springboard for talented individuals with a demonstrated interest in journalism, marketing or sales. 

POSITION SUMMARY: 

Content Interns will help produce stories for our readers on local issues and topics. You’ll report directly to an Associate Editor and have the opportunity to make significant contributions to your local media group as well as the larger community. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Day-to-day tasks and projects may include, but are not limited to:

  • Contributing and researching story ideas
  • Fact-checking and copy editing content
  • Writing bylined stories
  • Producing photos and video
  • Interacting on social media platforms with objective commentary, comment moderation and promoting content initiatives


SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES

  • Exceptional writing skills
  • Familiarity with web publishing tools
  • Demonstrated capability in capitalizing on high-value topics by engaging audiences with frequency and urgency
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and appropriately prioritize tasks

Preference given to college juniors and seniors pursuing a degree in Journalism, Digital Media, Communications, or related fields

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