Journalism Internship Journalism Internship

Salty Southeast Cruisers NET LLC Salty Southeast Cruisers NET LLC

Location Virtual
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Part Time
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Contact Information Salty Southeast Cruisers’ Net E-mail: [email protected] 336-446-9381 P.O. Box 67 Elon College, NC 27244-0067

Description

Salty Southeast Cruisers’ Net (CruisersNet.net) is offering a real world experience for a summer communication / journalism intern. This is a great opportunity for a communications / journalism student seeking to build their portfolio.

We publish articles about boat cruising the coastal waters of the southeastern USA and are a small virtual company with partners located throughout the eastern U.S. Duration is flexible but must commit to 15-20 hours per week for a minimum of two months. The position is unpaid. You will work out of your own location since we are a virtual company and will need to provide your own computer and internet connection.

Available year-round.

Requirements

• Strong writing and editing skills, prior experience with copyediting and proofreading • Excellent computer skills • Creative and exceptional research skills • Meticulous attention to detail • Proficiency with social media on multiple platforms

Responsibilities

Because content is such a significant pillar of our marketing strategy and this internship is focused on writing, you will have an excellent opportunity to discover the inner workings of all aspects of our business: • How we use content to drive traffic. • How the online publishing process works. • Introduction to the techNology, systems, platforms and tools used to run an online business. You will also experience and be exposed to a highly diverse variety of writing and content components: • Article research, writing and editing - One particular area of research focus will be Cuba • Identify, manage and maintain an active presence through regular communications including: - Weekly and monthly update emails to our users and sponsors - Social media postings, Facebook, Twitter, etc. • Working with news aggregators such as Google News • Press release conception, writing and editing • Developing media contact lists