Editorial Internship at English Language Magazine Editorial Internship at English Language Magazine

Global Experiences Global Experiences

Location Shanghai, China
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Part Time
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Full Time
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Paid
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Contact Information (877) 432-2762 (US toll free) 800-032-2377 (UK toll free) 1-410-267-7306 (Direct)

Description

This magazine is a large format monthly and targeted at the expatriate and English speaking Chinese communities, long stay guests, and business visitors. Content is a mix of local news, information and entertainment including a What’s On Guide, monthly themed Supplements and the city’s essential listings. The network uses over 5,000 distribution outlets including: entertainment locations, high-end residential complexes and office blocks, airlines, leading hotels, top restaurants and clubs, golf courses, international schools, private medical centers, embassies, consulates and chambers of commerce. Interns are responsible for generating story ideas, attending events (like restaurant/bar/gallery openings, fashion shows, restaurant tastings, press conferences, etc.), writing content for both online and print, conducting interviews, updating listings and calendar, helping with online marketing and content, sourcing pictures, etc.

Ideal Candidate: Ideal candidate will be majoring in English, Journalism, PR, Media-related fields, and will have at least two writing samples that are journalistic in nature (Not from a class paper). Ideally, at least one will include quotes from an interview. If a candidate is very interested in working in editorial but has yet to write anything relevant, we invite them to write short reviews of a movie, book, restaurant, etc. they’ve recently seen/read/eaten.

Requirements

How to Apply: Global Experiences makes the process of securing an international internship as simple as possible. The application process is important so that our team can provide you with eNough information to help you make informed decisions about an internship with Global Experiences. By completing three easy steps you will be on your way to an unforgettable internship experience that will give you an edge in your career! 1. Fill out the application form so we can learn more about your interests, career goals, education and professional background, and your location of choice so we can provide you the best information to fit your needs. 2. Schedule an appointment to speak with a Program Consultant by phone or Skype to discuss program details and your internships objectives 3. Once you speak with a consultant and confirm that you are a good candidate for the program, we will invite you to submit part 2, where you can upload a resume, cover letter, goals and objectives. Deadlines Note: Spaces in the Global Experiences programs are often limited and applications are considered on a rolling basis. Applications are assessed as they arrive and programs are filled accordingly. Programs are competitive and the best placements typically go to most qualified (and earliest) applicants.

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