Editorial Internship Editorial Internship

ABCNews ABCNews

Location New York, NY
Start Date 9/1/2015
End Date 12/1/15
Application Deadline 7/3/15
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate
Contact Information 47 West 66th Street, New York, NY 10023

Description

ABC News Digital, and specifically ABCNews.com, is responsible for 24-hour news coverage and combines text, video and graphics in its multimedia storytelling to cover an array of subjects.

Requirements

Basic Qualifications: •All candidates must be eligible to work in the US •All candidates must be at least 18 years old •All candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship •All candidates must be available from September through early December for the 12-15 week program •All candidates must be willing to work a minimum of 2 full days/week (8 hours/day); full-time 40 hours/week assignments may be available •All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship •All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session •All candidates must have strong proficiency in Microsoft Office with emphasis in MS Word and Outlook •Previous experience (academic or internship) in multimedia storytelling Preferred Qualifications: •Undergraduate students in their Junior or Senior year •Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher •Demonstrated interest/experience (academic or previous internship) in journalism (print and/or broadcast) •Strong proficiency in Non-linear video editing software such as AVID or Final Cut •Avid follower of digital news companies/outlets

Responsibilities

ABC News Digital is seeking an Intern who is able to use multimedia to tell news stories in inNovative ways. The intern will be responsible for writing stories for the site, brainstorming ideas and helping with the overall editorial process: writing, reporting, shooting and producing news pieces that live across our digital platforms. We’re looking for a news and pop culture junkie -- and someone who can find sharp and original angles to the day’s top stories.