Hour Detroit magazine offers unpaid, semester-long internships throughout the year. Students must receive school credit.
Hour Detroit is seeking editorial web interns to assist the senior editor/digital content coordinator, who oversees hourdetroit.com. The internship primarily focuses on pitching and writing stories for the website. Other responsibilities can include building stories and photo galleries, assisting with projects related to analytics, creating digital content calendars, and more.
Requirements: The ideal candidate is a college junior or senior 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. Previous experience working with Photoshop, InDesign, and a content management system (preferably WordPress) is a plus, but not required.
Schedule: Internships last the length of the student’s semester. They typically work 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. two days a week. The internship can be done remotely, at the Hour Media office in Troy, or a combination of both.
Required Documentation: Cover Letter, Resume, Writing Samples
Contact: To apply for this position, please apply through Handshake or contact firstname.lastname@example.org with the required documentation listed above.
No phone calls, please. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview