Editorial Intern

Company: 
brass Media Inc.
City: 
Corvallis
State: 
OR
Categories: 
Type: 

Job Title: Editorial InternOpen: OngoingExempt: NoDepartment: EditorialLocation: Corvallis, ORJob Type: Part-timeReports To: Editorial DirectorCompensation: Hourly, $8.80Hours: About 20 hours per weekStart Date: Immediately

brass Media Inc. produces a variety of content by young adults for young adults about the money side of life. With nationwide circulation of over 300,000, as well as complimentary content published across integrated multimedia platforms, brass reaches young adults across the country.

THE INTERNWe're looking for an Editorial Intern with sharp writing and editing skills, attention to detail and enthusiasm. Our ideal candidate is passionate about researching a variety of topics and writing in a style that is accessible, with plenty of wit and cultural awareness thrown in. Strong communication skills, creativity, an ability to meet deadlines, and social media chops are also key to this position.

THE GIGThis is a paid internship open to both current college students and recent grads. We'll treat you like one of our professional colleagues and won't ever ask you to shine our shoes, bring us coffee, or perform other menial tasks unrelated to your career aspirations. As an editorial intern, common tasks and duties include, but are not limited to:

Writing blogs, features and sidebars

Researching and fact checking

Copy and article editing

Build buzz and community with social media

Generating article ideas and developing editorial calendars

Archiving content

Working on miscellaneous projects in conjunction with the design and video departments

THE PERKS Build your resume with professional experience working at a nationally circulated magazine and...

Walk away with valuable clips for your portfolio

Enjoy a laid-back work environment

Work with other young adults to reach and inform your peers

Make some cash

THE SCHEDULE

This is a rotating internship with openings for new interns approximately every three to six months.

Ideal commitment is at least six months or two terms

About 20 hours per week

Performance evaluations every quarter help evaluate how the position is fulfilling both company needs and professional needs for the intern.

Deadline: 
Application Instructions: 

Please compose an entertaining and informative magazine article or blog post about your interest in working for brass in lieu of a cover letter. Send it along with your resume and any writing samples to editintern@brassmedia.com with the subject line: Editorial Internship.