Editoria Intern

Posted on October 11th, 2012

Editorial Intern, Beadwork and Stringing magazines

Paid internship – Part time—20 hrs/week, fall and spring semester

Department: Interweave Editorial, Bead Group

Location: Loveland, CO

Looking for an opportunity to gain experience in a challenging, dynamic publishing environment? Put your editorial skills to work with the Bead Group at Interweave, a division of F+W Media. The editorial intern will assist with basic editorial tasks pertaining to the creation of Beadwork, Stringing, and related special issue magazines. The intern will be exposed to a wide variety of opportunities for hands-on learning about the process of publishing magazines from start to finish.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Proofreading Zinio and iPad versions of magazines
• Assisting with project selections and photo shoot preparation
• Tracking project submissions
• Online research
• Monitoring magazine FB pages
• Writing product reviews and other copy as assigned
• Fact-checking resource information
• General administrative tasks

Requirements:
• High school diploma and at least two years working toward a bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, or communications is required.
• Must have strong editing and writing skills; great computer and Internet skills; excellent interpersonal skills; an aptitude for juggling multiple tasks and priorities, as well as meeting deadlines; and impeccable attention to detail. He/she should also be highly organized, flexible, and self-motivated.
• Experience with jewelry making or other crafting preferred, but not required.
• Familiarity with InDesign, InCopy, Photoshop Elements, and similar programs is a plus.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please apply on line @ www.fwmedia.com/apply