Writer/Journalist (Intern) Writer/Journalist (Intern)

Black Men's Dossier Black Men's Dossier

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Contact Information Adam Higgins A.D. Higgins Media 5318 E. 2nd Street #674 Long Beach, CA 90803-5354 [email protected]

Description

Black Men’s Dossier
www.blackmensdossier.com
Atlanta, GA
So, you absolutely love to write and publish. Perhaps you’re interested in men issues. Here’s an opportunity to be a part of a team, have a voice, and contribute to an emerging new digital publication, Black Men’s Dossier.
Company Description
Black Men’s Dossier is a digital site that focuses on all aspects of black professional men. Hence the name dossier, we create a complete profile of the black male experience with reporting, opinions, editorials, and videos. The mission is to document the lives of black men everywhere, and be the curator to the black men’s lifestyle.
Summary
The Journalist Intern reports to Black Men’s Dossier operations manager. The interns’ primary responsibilities include research various sources to produce 300 to 800 word articles that delve into current men issues related to business, entertainment, fashion, techNology, religion, politics, and/or sports.
Conduct in-person and over-the-phone interviews.

Available year-round.

Requirements

• Major in English, marketing, journalism, or related field. • Strong grammar, writing and communication skills are essential • Good organizational and multi-tasking skills • Interest in pursuing a job in journalism, public relations or copywriting • Interest in men’s issues such as sports, entertainment and fashion is a plus • Smart phone and electronic device with internet access • Adequate transportation to get to meetings or events if needed • Must be able to work on a team and individually

Responsibilities

• Write and self-proof editorial content for web publication • Research press releases, new sites, and other media sources to generate blog articles • Conduct in-person and over-the-phone interviews.