Job, Internship Hunting (updated 4/21/11)

Posted on August 21, 2010

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Here are recent positions I came across that might interest you.

Editorial Internship Opportunities:

Cleveland Magazine is looking for editorial interns for fall 2011.  The deadline for applying is July 15.  (We have already chosen our summer

interns.)

The internships are unpaid. (We reimburse for parking or a bus pass.) The internships range from 16 to 32 hours a week.

Duties include fact-checking, researching, writing and some clerical work for Cleveland Magazine, its sister publication Inside Business, and other publications. Our interns are highly valued and are integrated into the editorial team. They are entrusted with serious responsibilities and given plenty of opportunity for professional development.

We’re looking for bright student journalists or recent grads with experience at their college newspapers or magazines. The ideal candidates also have a flair for magazine-style feature writing and knowledge of Cleveland.

Multimedia experience is helpful. Candidates must live or go to college in the Cleveland area (Akron, Kent, and Oberlin included).  Minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

To apply, send a cover letter explaining what you could bring to the job, a resume, references, the date you would be able to start, and 4-5 published samples of your work to trickey@clevelandmagazine.com or: Erick Trickey; Senior Editor; Cleveland Magazine; 1422 Euclid Avenue Suite 730; Cleveland, Ohio 44115.

We are looking for one intern to be our social media intern.  That intern will take on writing and fact-checking duties like the other interns, but also spend part of their time coming up with innovative ways to use social media to attract attention to our print content, further engage our readers and attract new audiences. If you¹re interested, explain in your cover letter what experience you have using social media to promote your own journalism or the work of others. Also send links to examples.

Cleveland Magazine takes on editorial department interns three times a year: for fall and winter/spring semesters and for summer.

GOOD LUCK!!

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