Journalism Internship

The Journalism Intern is responsible for assisting the Advancement and Administrative Teams in planning, creating, and coordinating a Quarterly Newsletter.

Intern will earn experience in:

  • Creating interesting and relevant online posts about relevant news and topics
  • Assisting with editorial projects and providing support to the editors.
  • Pitching content ideas
  • Brainstorming work with regard to campaigns, site design, and content generation
  • Fact-checking, story research, event coverage, and short magazine writing assignments
  • Writing for various sections of the newsletter, when needed
  • Build your professional portfolio & getting published
  • Researching potential opportunities that are tailored to the PAA’s mission

The ideal candidate would be:

  • Exceptional in writing and editing skills, sharp analytic skills, meticulous attention to detail and factual accuracy
  • Able to manage priorities and multi task effectively
  • Work well independently
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, and various Social Media Platforms
  • Able to work within a deadline-structured position
  • Good at communicating for dealing with diverse staff.

Brownie Points for the candidate who:

  • Is working on their Bachelors in: Communications, Journalism, Advertising, Public Relations, English, or another    applicable field
  • Is proficient in PhotoShop, Adobe Premiere Pro, or have Graphic Design experience