Deadline Dec. 1: Post and Courier seeking summer interns

The Post and Courier, Charleston, South Carolina

Date Posted August 23, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status
Salary Negotiable
Website http://postandcourier.com

Description:

The Post and Courier is seeking applications for its paid summer internship program.

We are looking for talented students or recent graduates to spend 10 weeks working in the Post and Courier newsroom as a temporary full-time reporter, photographer/videographer, page designer/copy editor or digital journalist. We will accept three interns this year. The 10 week experience will be designed around the strengths and goals of the interns we hire. In your cover letter, describe your ideal internship, share how you would use it to grow and what you would bring to our collaborative newsroom. 

A growing, independently owned news organization based in beautiful Charleston, S.C., The Post and Courier’s local owners have deep roots in the community and care deeply about this newspaper and its reputation. Interns are paid $10 per hour for a 37.5-hour work week; they will be responsible for producing daily journalism just like the rest of the full-time staff.

Photo intern candidates should send a cover letter, resume and samples of their best work to Visuals Editor Matthew Fortner at mfortner@postandcourier.com.

All other candidates should send a cover letter, resume and samples of their best work to Managing Editor Autumn Phillips at aphillips@postandcourier.com

The application deadline is Dec. 1. The Post and Courier is an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace.

Learn more about The Post and Courier: https://vimeo.com/311322268

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.