SUMMER INTERNSHIP MULTIMEDIA REPORTERS
(Location: Calgary, Alberta)
Postmedia Network Inc. (www.calgarysun.com & www.calgaryherald.com) is seeking two summer reporters — fully-multimedia journalists who can help us lead the local news agenda through hard work, a clear understanding of complex issues, creativity and strong writing. Along the way, you’ll get a chance to dress up in some jeans and western duds to cover the Calgary Stampede and write and shoot video on the unique issues facing our young, fast-paced city. This is a fantastic opportunity to help the Calgary Herald and Calgary Sun deliver award-winning, innovative approaches to journalism across multiple platforms: Web, Smartphone and Print.
- We expect all internship applicants to have at least two years of top-notch journalism training, demonstrate that they can write first-rate copy, and have the ability to shoot and edit video.
- Knowledge of WordPress and posting to the Web will be considered assets.
- Knowledge of Calgary and southern Alberta is preferable, but not mandatory.
- Enthusiasm, the ability to generate ideas and creative storytelling are mandatory. These paid internships begin May 1 and end Aug. 31, 2017.
Applicants who meet the job requirements are invited to submit a cover letter, resume and four samples of published work (attach them as documents, please, don’t just send links) by midnight MST March 1, 2017 to: firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and position title in the subject line.
We would like to thank all interested applicants however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please note, the successful candidates chosen for this internship, will be required to work out of Calgary, Alberta. Relocation and relocation costs is solely the responsibility of the candidate.