Editorial Intern – FCW Editorial Intern – FCW

1105 Media 1105 Media

Location Vienna, VA
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Contact Information 8609 Westwood Center Drive, Suite 500 Vienna, VA 22182-2215 Phone: 703-876-5100 Fax: 703-876-5059

Description

For more than 25 years, FCW has covered the policies, techNologies and management strategies that senior federal executives need to navigate the complex world of government business. We are seeking talented and ambitious editorial interns to help cover the business of federal techNology.

These individuals will be an integral part of a highly collaborative newsroom, reporting and researching both spot news and big-picture trends. These are paid positions, 15-30 hours per week, for the FALL of 2015. Both current students and recent graduates are encouraged to apply.

Requirements

Requirements: Solid understanding of digital media and its role in both gathering and presenting information Strong work ethic, intellectual curiosity and commitment to continuous improvement Proven ability to write clearly and accurately on tight deadlines Demonstrated kNowledge of AP style Ability to juggle multiple projects, both large and small Keen interest in techNology and the federal government Basic HTML proficiency is helpful; experience with data research and visualization is ideal

Responsibilities

Responsibilities: Cover 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 data visualization projects Monitor daybook and industry calendars to identify relevant events in the federal techNology space Help conceive and develop story ideas both large and small Assist with other editorial projects, including FCW's social media efforts, as needed Assist with website updates, photo research, HTML newsletters and other production tasks as needed