Location: Cape Town
Travel Involved: No
Job Type: Internship
Education: Diploma
Company: Highbury Media
Job Category: Editorial
Compensation: N/A
Position Summary:

Highbury Media is looking for an editorial intern to join their dynamic team of lifestyle editors and digital editors. The team work on the magazines published for The Foschini Group – an exciting, innovative stable of monthly magazines that are topical, relevant and cutting edge. 

 

The Editorial Intern will be exposed to:

– Generate story ideas weekly

– Write articles across a range of magazine titles and genres

– Assist with fact-checking of stories

– Assist with the editors with any editorial tasks needed

– Keep abreast of current affairs

– Manage social media channels when necessary

– Attend events when required

 

 

Requirements:  

–Tertiary qualification in English and/or journalism

– Proficiency in a Mac operating system and WordPress CMS

– Excellent writing, copy-editing and organisational skills

– Able to work accurately under deadline pressure and willing to work overtime when necessary

– Work experience in the media industry is an advantage