Media Source Writer Internship Media Source Writer Internship

Maek Maek

Location Chicago
Start Date 8/3/2015
End Date 1/1/16
Application Deadline 7/20/15
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate
Contact Information [email protected]

Description

Maek – the world’s first free electronic music record label, is Now accepting journalist and blogger interns! An internship at Maek provides music and creative writing enthusiasts with the opportunity to obtain real world experience at one of the top independent music companies in the industry.

Our internships provide on-the-job training by allowing interns to shadow industry professionals in a variety of departments. Every intern is assigned a special project that will both assist them in increasing their understanding of how each department operates, and aid the department in addressing a business need. Maek values its interns and works to ensure a mutually rewarding experience.

Pop culture website looking for writers who can produce original content for a variety of projects. The writer's position will include research and writing content. The Writer position is a learning experience rooted in real time work situations. This position is designed for someone aspiring for a hands on experience, that gives them a chance to work directly in their field at a internship level. We are looking for driven, intelligent and independent individuals who are looking for a chance to work directly in the field they are interested in.

Requirements

Please keep in mind that Maek internships are unpaid. Qualifications: - Be 18 years or older - Working towards a Bachelor's degree or higher in journalism or a related field - Strong organizational and communication skills with keen attention to detail and problem solving skills - Experience interest in Web maintenance - Familiarity with Adobe InDesign and Adobe Acrobat is a plus - Must have a very strong grasp of grammar and language - Provide two writing samples of blogs that show your best writing - Make a commitment of at least 15 hours per week Skills Required - Journalism, Blogger, Blog Management, Music Journalism, Entertainment Journalism

Responsibilities

- Assist with editorial projects and provide support to the Editors. - Work on special projects as needed - You must have excellent communication skills and be able to meet all deadlines. - Help with creating interesting and relevant online posts about relevant news and pop culture Assist with editorial projects and provide support to the Editors. Work on special projects as needed You must have excellent communication skills and be able to meet all deadlines. Please submit the following to: [email protected] - Resume - Personalized Cover Letter - Two writing samples of blogs that show your best writing