Madison Magazine is always interested in connecting with talented, motivated individuals for internships and other job opportunities at Madison Magazine.
Madison Magazine Editorial Intern
Location: Remote/Madison, Wisconsin
Start Date: End of February
Application Deadline: Feb. 19, 2021
Hours/Week: Between 10-15 hours
- Researches for cover stories and larger projects
- Writes for madisonmagazine.com and the print magazine
- Completes fact checking and transcribing assignments
- Assists editorial team during production week
- Curates editorial newsletters
- Contributes to multimedia projects and web publishing
- Carries out social media projects
Madison Magazine interns gain valuable experience in journalism and online publishing through a variety of duties. Interns write, edit, fact check and work on special projects with our editorial staff. Past Madison Magazine interns have gone on to work for newspapers, magazines, trade publications, UW–Madison and American Girl, freelance for national publications and work for our company’s own WISC-TV and Channel3000.com.
The ideal candidate would be a student or recent graduate in the field of journalism, communications, English or a related field. You must possess strong writing skills and the ability to work independently and efficiently. Prior experience with web publishing, AP Style and fact checking is helpful but not required. The ability to problem solve, stay organized and work on a deadline is crucial.
Please send a resume, cover letter and three clips or work samples, preferably published. While the internship will likely be remote due to COVID-19, we’re hoping to work with someone who knows a decent amount about Madison, Wisconsin. Internship is paid. If you don’t have published work, please send appropriate samples to demonstrate your writing ability to:
Editor Andrea Behling at firstname.lastname@example.org
Editorial Freelance Opportunities
Madison Magazine is always interested in meeting and working with talented freelance writers and journalists. If interested in writing for Madison Magazine, please send a resume and a couple samples to Editor Andrea Behling at email@example.com.
Madison Magazine Photography
The Madison Magazine art department is not currently seeking photography interns, however, we are always looking for talented freelance photographers to take assignments. Send an email to Creative Director Tim Burton at firstname.lastname@example.org with a link to your website or online portfolio.