Fall 2015 Reporting Internship with The Wall Street Journal’s CFO Journal Fall 2015 Reporting Internship with The Wall Street Journal’s CFO Journal

Wall Street Journal Wall Street Journal

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

Description

The Wall Street Journal’s CFO Journal, based in New York City, seeks an intern curious about the world of corporate finance and the people who lead it.
Day-to-day duties include running the department’s website, which includes culling news from around the web. The intern may also be responsible for our CFO Moves column, a listing of new finance chief appointments and vacancies. There is also ample opportunity to contribute to our daily blog and weekly print stories as well.

Interns should be self-starters who understand the needs of the paper’s growing readership on various platforms. Dedication to high journalism standards, creative thinking, excellent writing skills 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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