Editorial Intern

Company: Tanner Young Publishing Group, Where Edmonton Magazine
Commitment: 4 Months, Full Time, May 1 – August 31 (flexible)

Job Description

We’re looking for an editorial intern to join our team. If you’re a current student or recent grad 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 self-motivated, thoughtful 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. Occasional work on evenings and weekends may also be required.

This is a paid, four-month internship for up to 40 hours per week, with flexible start and end dates.

Start date: May 1, 2019
End date: Aug 31, 2019

Job Requirements

  • 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, and WordPress
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license is an asset

Application Information

Interested candidates can please submit the following to editor@whereedmonton.com by April 18, 2019:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • 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.

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