Editorial Intern, Part-Time — Tanner Young Publishing Group
Deadline to Apply: September 15, 2020
Approximate start date: October 8, 2020
Approximate end date: December 31, 2020
Through WHERE Edmonton magazine, the Info Edmonton City Guide, and the InfoEdmonton website, the Tanner Young Publishing team provides timely information for travellers and locals. We present an insider’s look at the very best Edmonton has to offer, covering shopping, dining, art, attractions, and entertainment. We’re looking for an editorial intern to assist the editor in various duties for a three-month term, part-time. If you’re a current student or recent graduate (within the past 3 years) with the skills and desire to be part of the magazine publishing industry, this could be the job for you.
The successful candidate is a creative, self-motivated writer, who’s capable of producing high-quality, on-brand content for both print and digital platforms. Duties will include researching, writing, fact-checking, copy-editing, blogging, using social media, attending events, archiving, and more. This is a paid, 12-week internship with flexible part-time hours (starting at 15 hours per week with possibility to increase up to 30 hours per week). Due to COVID-19, the entire team works remotely with occasional Zoom meetings.
Degree/diploma/study in Journalism, Communications, English, or a related field
Excellent writing, researching, editing, proofreading, communication, strategic planning, and social media skills
Keen interest in magazines and print culture
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and WordPress
Ability to work independently and collaboratively
Unrestricted access to a computer and Internet, as the team works remotely
A passion for everything Edmonton!
Interested candidates should submit the following to email@example.com with the subject line “Editorial Internship Application” by September 15:
200-word writing sample about an Edmonton event or attraction
We thank everyone for taking the time to apply, but only those selected for interviews will be personally contacted.