Fall 2015 Editing and Reporting Internship with Private Markets in New York City Fall 2015 Editing and Reporting Internship with Private Markets in New York City

Dow Jones Dow Jones

Location New York, NY
Start Date
End Date
Application Deadline 7/1/15
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate
Contact Information [email protected]

Description

Dow Jones’ Private Markets team seeks an intern to contribute to its publications focused on the private equity market, which touches nearly every industry from manufacturing, techNology or logistics to fashion and food. The successful candidate should be comfortable managing multiple tasks, including editing simple news stories, digging through charts and data, as well as reporting stories. The internship also provides opportunities to contribute to our Private Equity Beat blog.

Strong writing skills and a keen editing eye are required. Some kNowledge of finance is a plus.

Interns should be self-starters who understand the needs of readers on various platforms. Dedication to high journalism standards, creative thinking and dogged reporting are absolute musts. Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in news as well as the ability to work independently and under deadline pressure.
This is a 10-week, full-time paid internship for undergraduates, recent graduates or graduate students who intend a career in journalism. It canNot be completed while taking classes.
The screening process puts heavy emphasis on journalistic experience. Most of those chosen have had prior internships in other large media organizations as well as experience on a campus news outlet or as a freelancer. Only finalists will be contacted.

The application for fall internships must be received No later than July 1, though applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Include a cover letter, resume and up to six published clips with your application.

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