Editorial/Journalism Intern Editorial/Journalism Intern

San Diego 411 San Diego 411

Location Virtual
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Part Time
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Contact Information 8333 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111 (858) 278-8200 http://sandiegoca411.com/contact-us/

Description

San Diego 411 is expanding.

Currently, we cover issues in San Diego, CA and are expanding our stories with sports, entertainment, how-to articles, top lists and more. Writers can write from anywhere and submit pieces virtually for publication.

---BENEFITS FOR WORKING WITH SAN DIEGO 411---

-Your own by-line.
-Mass attention to your name.
-Contest entries for journalism awards.
-Possible pay after a certain amount of articles.
-Work closely with the editor-in-chief, who's an award-winning journalist and Reporter of the Year 2014.
-Get the experience needed to advance in journalism.

Requirements

- Working towards a Bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, English, business communications, or communication arts. - Strong organizational and communication skills with keen attention to detail and problem solving skills. - KNowledge of MS Office applications, especially Word. - Experience/interest in Web maintenance. - KNowledge of WordPress, posting and editing articles. - Familiarity with Adobe Acrobat, Excel, and PowerPoint is a plus, but Not required. Skills Required - AP style writing Preferred - WordPress Design, Social Media

Responsibilities

San Diego 411 staff are introduced to a variety of projects for valuable experience in journalism. You can write and/or work behind the scene on advertising or administrative work. All work can be done virtually. - Write articles related to news, entertainment, sports, arts, profiles, how-to or top-10 lists, etc. - Assist with editorial projects and provide support as needed. - Proofreading both hard and electronic files, basic copy editing, and writing of proposals and reports. - Assist with writing of basic ads, flyers, brochures, invitations, etc. - Work on special projects, as needed.