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Editorial Internship (Hour Detroit) - Troy, MI

Division: Editorial
Position Type: Internship
Job Description:

Hour Detroit magazine offers unpaid, semester-long internships throughout the year. They may be applied toward college credit, but the editor must be informed of this before the internship takes effect.

Some writing is involved, but the internship consists mainly of fact-checking stories. Other duties include posting stories to the Web and compiling arts and entertainment listings. Interns may be asked to pick up and return products for photo shoots (gas mileage will be reimbursed). Interns are encouraged to pitch story ideas and are expected to keep abreast of current events.

Requirements: Ideal candidate is pursuing a degree in journalism or related field; those with relevant coursework and experience will also be considered. Candidates must be proficient in grammar and spelling, write clearly, possess good organizational skills, and be detail-oriented. They should work calmly under deadline pressure and have a pleasant, polite demeanor on the phone.

Note: This is an unpaid internship.

Cover Letter,Resume,Writing Samples
Contact: To apply for this position, please contact editorialjobs@hour-media.com with the required documentation listed above.
No phone calls, please. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.