Journalism for an English-Speaking Newspaper Journalism for an English-Speaking Newspaper

Global Experiences Global Experiences

Location Florence, Italy
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Part 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 newspaper is an online and paper magazine in Florence. Written in English, it is an important informational resource to assist tourists and English-speaking inhabitants of the city. Interns will have the opportunity to write stories and take photos that will be published with byline credit. This is a pheNomenal opportunity to work professionally with Florentine press offices and develop close professional relationships with the local community. A large portion of the job is self-directed work covering events and exhibits in the field and then writing reviews. The remaining time is spent with office supervisors and other interns on the reporting team, editing and checking over advertisements/articles, brainstorming story ideas and planning upcoming issues.

Ideal Candidate: The internship is ideal for those exploring the fields of Journalism, Photojournalism, Film-Making, Art History, Theater, and Cinema. Sophomore class standing with a background in journalism (arts, feature, news) and/or photography.

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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