GirlSpring Journalist/Interviewer Internship

Nov 15, 2018

GirlSpring Journalist/Interviewer Internship

Spring Application Deadline December 15th

GirlSpring, a 501©(3) non-profit with a mission of empowering girls, is looking for interns to interview/write/film for our website, www.girlspring.com, an online community for girls ages 13-18. This is an unpaid internship, 10-15 hours/week, and is a great opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing website for girls. Girlspring.com offers a safe environment for girls to address pretty much any topic that a girl might encounter during the teen years!

Interns will play an integral role in the web team and in the strategic development of www.girlspring.com. This is a flexible position, and most work can be done remotely.

Interested applicants should email Kristen@girlspring.com with a short letter explaining why you think you would be a good fit for this internship. Please include sample work of interviews or photojournalism you have created as well as a resume.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct interviews in various settings
  • Be comfortable with camera
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Step-up with your own creative ideas and suggestions
  • Work closely with bloggers and creative team to brainstorm and generate new content
  • Provide material to be shared on the website and social media platforms to engage and inspire girls in the community
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in College or University program
  • 1+ years of journalism/interview/photo & video experience
  • Clear and concise communication skills
  • Reliable and professional
  • Own a computer
  • Filming and editing capabilities
  • Photography skills are a plus
  • Ability to work with Photoshop, Canva, InDesign, and Google Docs is a plus.
  • Social media savvy