What you need to be considered:
- Must be currently enrolled in or a recent graduate of a post-secondary program
- A strong interest in publishing and media
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Advanced knowledge of Microsoft applications
If you are applying for a design, video or digital publishing opportunity, strong abilities in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML, CSS, Adobe Premiere and Dreamweaver are required.
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The program will run five days a week, on a full-time basis, from Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 to Friday, August 31st, 2018. The internships are based in Toronto and are paid an honorarium of $2100 per month (minus applicable taxes).
Interns may be placed in the following areas:
You will join one of our publications and be given the opportunity to contribute story ideas and write web content, short articles or sidebars. You’ll also be fact-checking, image sourcing and building online articles.
You will be placed with our digital audience development team and will assist with content analytics, SEO best practice documentation and delivering on SEO optimization projects across the digital brands. You may also have the opportunity to participate in projects across the digital audience group covering activities such as social media optimization, loyalty and growing digital audience engagement.
You will work closely with the art department will join one of our publications. Interns may be asked to design pages for the print and tablet editions, or in-house advertisements.
You will work closely with our in-house video unit, heavily involved in pre-production through to post-production on various projects for different brands. Ability to shoot on DSLR cameras and edit video using Adobe Premiere is essential. Interns must have their own equipment and experience using it. Some travel may be required. This area is behind the scenes and is not to be confused with anchoring/hosting.
You will join one of our innovative, fast-paced digital focused teams with an emphasis on digital media marketing, social media, analytics, audience engagement and digital project management.
The deadline to apply is Tuesday February 20, 2018 at 5:00pm.
Please complete the online application and attach a resume and an essay of up to 500 words explaining why you would like to be considered for this opportunity. If applicable, please include a link to your personal website, and upload your portfolio or any relevant samples of your work.