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WSJ Magazine Internship

  • Internship (Paid)
  • New York City
  • Salary: $900 per week, and we help with the cost of public transportation
  • Minimum Education Required: N/A
  • Minimum Experience Required: 0-3 Years

Website Wall Street Journal

The WSJ. Magazine internship in New York City is designed for students who intend to pursue a career in magazine journalism.

You will work closely with various departments within the magazine, including features, digital, photography, design and research. Responsibilities will include writing exclusive content for digital platforms, completing story and photography research, contributing to editorial meetings, fact checking and assisting with social media.

You should be a self-starter who understands the needs of our growing audience on various platforms and is able to work independently under deadline pressure. Dedication to high journalism standards, excellent writing and organization skills, and attention to detail are required.

You should have sharp instincts for feature and lifestyle coverage and an interest in and appreciation for photography and design. A familiarity with social-media platforms and web analytics is beneficial.

The screening process puts heavy emphasis on prior experience. You should have prior magazine experience and a demonstrated interest in WSJ. Magazine’s coverage areas, including fashion, design, art, architecture, entertainment, technology, philanthropy and more.

You should have completed at least one prior internship, ideally with another professional media organization, or done exceptional work with a campus news outlet or as a freelancer.

Application Instructions:
Please submit a resume, cover letter and no more than five published clips (PDFs are ideal). Only complete applications will be considered. The deadline to apply is Nov. 1, 2021.

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Listing Expires: November 1, 2021
Major(s): Advertising, Journalism, Media Production, Management, and Technology, Public Relations