5280′s Digital-Editorial Internship

Posted on October 27th, 2015

5280.com is looking for a motivated, self-sufficient, detail-oriented, fast-learning journalist to join our team. This internship offers a wide breadth of opportunities and professional growth for both aspiring and experienced journalists. Interns work closely with the digital-editorial department, potentially having a hand in all aspects of the digital workflow. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: writing and reporting stories, research, fact checking, website projects, video production, writing and managing social media, and assisting in the print to digital conversion process.
An integral part of 5280’s digital-editorial internship is access to an experienced and decorated staff. Interns will be invited to attend staff-led training sessions, interact with members of all departments of the newsroom, and even be set up with a mentor. Our perfect candidate has at least moderate experience in at least five of the following:
• AP style writing
• Reporting
• Editing
• Shooting and editing in video (in Final Cut Pro or similar)
• Adobe Creative Suite
• Social Media

A commitment of 20 hours a week is required. The internship is paid.
Please email a cover letter, resumé, and three to five published clips (including a video or website, if applicable) to digital@5280.com with “digital internship” in the subject line.