The Wall Street Journal Online – 2010 Internship
The Wall Street Journal Online is seeking summer interns with strong multimedia skills and a keen desire to work online. Candidates will be paired with and mentored by editors in a newsroom environment, producing sections of the site, building or designing interactive graphics, working in Flash or shooting and editing photos and video. Over the course of 10 weeks, interns will also get the chance to showcase their talents through project work and further develop their skills.
Candidates must have prior experience or a demonstrated interest in news and the ability to work under constant deadline pressure. Those seeking production internships should be comfortable working with content-management system software and have at least basic HTML skills. Candidates for graphics, photo or video internships will be tested in their knowledge of development languages and editing software in relevant areas.
Pay is $700 a week, with internships running from early June through mid-August.
WSJ.com is the 24/7/365 online arm of The Wall Street Journal. With 21.7 million visitors in September 2008 and over 200 million page views, WSJ.com is a leading destination for financial news and information on the Web. Both WSJ.com and The Wall Street Journal are part of Dow Jones & Co., Inc, which is a News Corporation subsidiary.
Applicants for summer 2010 internships must have graduated from college or a Master’s program or be slated to receive a degree between December 2009 and May 2010. Please submit your cover letter and resume, along with links to your portfolio of online work to:
Or mail to:
Senior Editor, Online Editions
1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036