Summer 2019 Video Internship with The Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones
NEW YORK, New York
Sep 16, 2018
News & Journalism
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is seeking undergraduates, recent graduates or graduate students who intend to pursue a career in video journalism.

This is a 10-week, full-time paid internship based in New York. The video intern’s primary duties will include supporting the production of editorially sound and visually compelling content, as well as publishing and promotion of videos both on the WSJ platform and off-platform.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Strong interest in domestic and international news as well as business and financial news

  • News judgement and understanding of quality journalism

  • Basic video shooting and editing skills

  • Basic understanding of video formats and delivery methods

  • Social media savvy

  • Great communication and organizational skills

  • Ability to perform under deadline pressure

  • Ability to collaborate with others in the newsroom

Interns should be self-starters who understand WSJ’s growing audience on various platforms. The screening process puts heavy emphasis on experience. Most interns chosen in the past have had prior internships with other large media organizations or experience at a campus news outlet or as a freelancer.

Applications are due by midnight Eastern time on Oct. 26 and must include a cover letter, resume and up to six work samples that detail the candidate’s role in each project. Only finalists will be contacted.


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

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Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category:

Contingent Workers

About Us

The Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, and video. Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Journal includes coverage of U.S. and world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. It holds 36 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism. The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow Jones, a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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