Follow Us
Style Pinterest
Style Instagram
Style Twitter
Style Facebook

Intern with Washington FAMILY!

Washington FAMILY is seeking editorial interns for the fall 2018 semester!

We are looking for smart, self-motivated individuals with a passion for writing and local media.

Responsibilities:

  • Pitch, edit and write multiple stories per week for both print and online
  • Conduct story interviews in person and/or over the phone
  • Find and write up local events for the print and online calendar
  • Fact-check stories and monthly print resources/guides
  • Research local trends/hot topics
  • Create weekly social media posts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
  • Update online guides
  • Various administrative tasks (mailing, scanning, etc.) as needed

Requirements:

  • Must be pursuing a degree in Journalism, English, or a related field 
  • Must be able to work at least 10-12 hours a week in our Rockville office
  • Must have strong writing, researching and social media experience
  • Must be familiar with/have an interest in the D.C.-area community (local people, places, things to do, etc.)
  • Must be aware of current trends and local issues
  • Interest in family-related topics such as education, parenting, pre-teen/teen issues and family entertainment
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Understanding of Adobe InDesign/InCopy a plus

This is a non-paid/school credit internship.

To apply, please send your cover letter, resume, and a writing sample to bpetersen@midatlanticmedia.com.

About WF Staff

Washington FAMILY Staff

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.