Digital Media Internship
An unpaid position, Atlantic Media Company’s spring 2009 Digital Media Internships offer high achieving college juniors, seniors, and recent graduates of all ages a unique opportunity to be involved in the creation and launch of new digital media products leveraging the power of The Atlantic magazine brand.We expect to recruit four-six interns for the spring intern session which will run from January through the end of May 2009. We are currently accepting applications. Digital Media Internships are unpaid. We are flexible regarding school and other part-time work requirements, but we expect interns to work at least 40 hours a week, on a consistent schedule. In addition, should your university allow it, we would be pleased to have students use the internship for college credit.Responsibilities include: •Researching and developing new digital product ideas•Assisting staff in producing newly launched digital products•Working with writers, bloggers, and partners in producing and copy editing material for website on deadline•Writing headlines and summaries for content from The Atlantic contributors•Adding value to articles and blog posts, including photography and other multimedia•Guiding user debates in the comments section•Aggregating interesting material from across the Web•Maintaining standards of The Atlantic in real timeTo apply, please submit a resumé and cover letter (explaining your interest in and experience with digital media) as soon as possible online at www.atlanticmediacompany.com. As we will only consider applications addressed directly for this position, please be sure to select the “Digital Media Internship” position. Atlantic Media Company is committed to principles of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants and, in compliance with applicable laws, does not discriminate on any prohibited basis.