Reader’s Digest Editorial Internship – Summer 2018

Company: Reader’s Digest
Category: Paid Internship
Job: Reader’s Digest Editorial Internship
Remuneration: $5,500
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: April 20, 2018, at 5 pm
Duration: 12 weeks

Description:
The Reader’s Digest editorial intern must be a skilled writer and editor with knowledge of
SEO. Reporting to the associate editor, the editorial intern will craft some magazine
content (letters, jokes), work with editors to learn fact-checking skills, adapt magazine
content for the website, pitch and write short articles and source suitable art to accompany
editorial (photos, illustrations).

Requirements:

• Candidates must be enrolled in the Department of Journalism at Concordia University, and a current student during the summer of 2018.
**Note: Students finishing their last 15 credits this term (Jan – Apr 2018) and graduating are not eligible to apply.

• Demonstrated expertise in writing and developing quality print and digital content
• Familiar working with a CMS (Content Management System)
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Ability to work under tight deadlines
• Knowledge of Photoshop and InDesign
• Knowledge of SEO
• Capacity for strategic thinking and content planning
• Knowledge of Canadian Press Style
• HTML skills an asset

 

To Apply:

Please send the following to Dr David Secko at david.secko@concordia.ca

  • One page cover letter outlining your interest in the internship;
  • A two-page resume that highlights your journalism experience and key
    publications and/or editorial experience.

For more information:
 Visit rc.ca

Miscellaneous:

Shortlisted candidates may be invited to an interview and/or asked to complete an editorial test.

 

YAJA 2018

Company: Young Art Journalism News Feed + Awards
Category: Publishing – Freelancing
Job: Content Provider
Remuneration: TBD
Location: Online
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:
Yaja offers:

  • Exciting media opportunities
  • Industry mentoring
  • Work experience
  • Profile on YAJA TEAM page for regular contributors
  • Reach of an established global audience
  • Exciting opportunity to meet interesting and influential people
  • Networking opportunities
  • Industry and Awards recognition
  • Opportunities for freelance work

 

Requirements:

Apply at https://www.artnewsportal.com/yaja/enter 


To Apply:
Visit: https://www.artnewsportal.com/yaja/enter

For more information:
Visit https://www.artnewsportal.com/YAJA/about 

Miscellaneous:

YAJA is a new innovative news feed giving journalism, media and art students a global platform to publish their articles. YAJA – ’embracing mobile and online journalism’ YAJA provides media opportunities, industry mentoring, work experience, networking opportunities, a large audience reach, as well as awards recognition.
YAJA is free for students to join, independent and 100% self-funded.

CTV News – Unpaid – internship in Montreal

Company: CTV News
Category: Internship
Job: News team
Remuneration: Unpaid
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply:
Duration: N/A

Description: 

“CTV News is looking for passionate and driven journalists for internships in its Montreal newsroom. The unpaid internships will give aspiring journalists practical insight and experience in a multi-platform daily news environment. You’ll get acquainted with all aspects of a modern newsroom, and put your research and chase skills to the test, mentored by the city’s top-rated news team. Interning is a unique opportunity to see how well you’ll adapt to the demands of a career in journalism, a chance to hone your skills, and just as importantly a means to make yourself known to news managers and journalists in order to get a head start on the job search you’ll undertake when you graduate.”

Requirements:

  • CV
  • Demo
  • Writing Sample


To Apply:
Email a CV, demo and writing samples to CTV Montreal News Director jed.kahane@bellmedia.ca

For more information:
 jed.kahane@bellmedia.ca

Miscellaneous:

For more information about CTV News Montreal visit https://montreal.ctvnews.ca/
CTV is part of the Bell Media

Rail Canada Media Relation Internship

Company: Rail Canada
Category: Paid Internship
Job: Media Relation Internship
Remuneration: 35 000$ (Annual)
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: 2018-04-19
Duration: 1 year

Description: 

“You wish to put to practice your academic knowledge, to acquire work experience
related to your fields of interest and to evolve in a stimulating people oriented
environment? Experience a great departure with VIA Rail Canada!
Reporting to the Senior Advisor, Media Relations, you will join a dynamic
communications department. This opportunity will help you gain understanding into
various aspects of the media and public relations field.”

Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, journalism or related field
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and French essential
  • Currently enrolled in a related BS or Masters university/college or having
    graduated in the last 6 months
  •  Strong desire to learn along with a professional driver
  • Team Player
  •  Creativity and Innovation
  •  Rigorous and attentive to details
  • Able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Efficiency at MS Office
  • Interest in the travel industry
  • Ability to travel in Canada sporadically


To Apply:

Interested candidates can send cover letter and CV to media@viarail.ca

For more information:

Miscellaneous:

VIA Rail thanks all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an
interview will be contacted. VIA Rail is an employment-equity employer and
encourages all qualified candidates to apply. VIA Rail Canada is proud to be a
military friendly employer.

 

 

 

Short term Radio Canada (RAD) internship

Company: Rad/ Radio Canada
Category: Internship
Job: Internship
Remuneration: N/A
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: 15 April 2018

Duration: Six Weeks (May 22 to June 29, 2018)\

Description:
Rad is the journalism laboratory of Radio-Canada. At Rad, we are exploring new ways of doing information. We talk about topics that concern us, and we do it in an original way.
Behind our content, there is a team of journalists and creative people working together to create formats in which digital citizens recognize each other.
We want to create a cell that will have the chance to live the Rad experiment for six weeks – from May 22 to June 29, 2018.
We are looking for students to create a team of two journalists, a videographer, a designer and a motion designer.

Requirements:


To Apply:
Visit: Rad Académie
or : https://tinyurl.com/ydctqp3n

For more information:
VisitRad Académie

 

French

Rad, c’est le laboratoire de journalisme de Radio-Canada. Chez Rad, on explore de nouvelles façons de faire de l’information. On parle de sujets qui nous préoccupent, et on le fait de façon originale.

Derrière nos contenus, il y a toute une équipe de journalistes et de créatifs qui travaillent ensemble pour créer des formats dans lesquels les citoyens numériques se reconnaissent.

On veut créer une cellule qui aura la chance de vivre l’expérience Rad pendant six semaines – du 22 mai au 29 juin 2018.

On recherche des étudiants pour créer une équipe formée de deux journalistes, d’un(e) vidéaste, d’un(e) designer et d’un(e)motion designer.

Si tu en fais partie, tu auras la chance de produire les premiers contenus de la Rad Académie!

Date de mise en candidature : du 26 mars au 15 avril 2018.
Pour plus d’informations : Rad Académie

Formula One Magazine Internship

Company: Formula One Magazine
Category: Internship
Job: Editor, Researcher, Reporter
Remuneration: Unpaid
Location: Montreal
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: Six Months

Description: 

A Montreal based Formula One Magazine is offering an internship for the duration of 6 months. The position is flexible and will include tasks such as copy editing, research, transcriptions, interviewing, and writing. The candidate will work directly with the Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, a former Concordia University alum.

Requirements:
Interested candidates may submit a cover letter as well as a resume

To Apply:
 Send your Cover Letter and Resume to  joey@gptraveler.ca
For more information:
Contact:  joey@gptraveler.ca


 

Summer and Semester Internship Opportunities with the Washington Center

Company: Washington Center
Category: Internship
Job: Summer and Semester Internship Opportunities
Remuneration:
Location: Montreal2080 Mackay room 103
Deadline to apply:
Duration: One day Thursday, March 15,

Description: 

The Washington Center representative in Montreal will host an information session at Concordia next Thursday, March 15.

Requirements:


To Apply:
visit http://www.twc.edu/

For more information:
For more information on the TWC programs, please visit http://www.twc.edu/

Miscellaneous:

The Washington Center provides a diverse selection of world-class internship programs and seminars in the heart of Washington, D.C. Completing a TWC program will equip you with the skills and confidence that you need.

The Washington Center experience goes beyond internships to give you the professional development, connections and guidance you’ll need to pursue a fulfilling career. Come for a semester or a summer. Or attend one of our one- or two-week seminars. Do real work in government, a non-profit or the private sector. Whether you’re a college student or recent graduate we have programs to help you gain critical experience and insider knowledge that will get you where you want to go.

CFC Student Internship Program

Company: CFC (Canadafootballchat.com)
Category: Internship
Job: News Editor
Remuneration:
TBD
Location:
Varies from Victoria, BC to Sydney, NS
Deadline to apply:
N/A
Duration: 1 to 12 months

Description: 

Daily amateur news updates, rankings (teams and players), recruiting news & commitments, prospect videos (NCAA and U Sports), scores and schedules, web streaming of interview shows & games

Requirements:

  • Interested applicants must be enrolled in a journalism, broadcast, communications or public relations program at an accredited institution
  • Be a strong writer, can tell a story
  • The desire to help cover everything Canadian amateur football related
  • Have a passion for sports writing
  • Be familiar with WordPress, HUDL, Youtube
  • Some experience would be an asset but is not required


To Apply:

Contact Katie Burt: Emailkburt@canadafootballchat.com 

For more information:

Contact Katie Burt: Emailkburt@canadafootballchat.com

Visit: https://canadafootballchat.com/cfc-student-internship-program/

Miscellaneous:

Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) is the number one national amateur football website (source: ComScore.com) and most respected source for high school and recruiting news in Canada. CFCs mission is to promote players, coaches, administrators, teams, & leagues from coast to coast. Powered by 40+ local reporters, CFCs content driven network covers Canadian NCAA & U Sports recruiting, and high school players & teams like no one else.

 

 

Summer 2018 internship – Discourse Media


Company: 
Discourse Media
Category: Internship
Job: Paid Internship
Remuneration: Paid Internship
Location: Vancouver, BC
Deadline to apply: Feb. 28, 2018
Duration: Three and a half months

Description:
Discourse Media is accepting applications from journalism students to participate in a 3.5-month paid summer internship program focused on education reporting starting April/May 2018.

Discourse Media is seeking an emerging journalist for our 2018 summer internship program in Vancouver, BC. This is a paid, entry-level position appropriate for an applicant with journalism education or experience.
The intern will work closely with the Discourse Media team to receive mentorship and develop skills aligned with their interests and goals. The bulk of the internship will be a major project focused on education.

The selected intern may be asked to contribute in the following ways:

  •  Conducting background research about subjects related to future Discourse Media investigations in development, and supporting project design;
  •  Reporting and producing multimedia articles and analysis as part of the reporting teams on current investigations;
  • Supporting Discourse Media reporters with tasks such as fact checking and transcribing;
  • Obtaining and managing raw data and supporting data journalism team;
  • Supporting engagement activities, including off-line events and social media.

The selected intern may also contribute to Discourse Media journalism innovation research in the following ways:

  • Conducting research about emerging new journalism models;
  • Researching and writing case studies about subjects including community-based journalism methods and impact-driven journalism projects.

As a member of a small team at a fast-growing start-up, everyone at Discourse Media is asked to contribute to a wide variety of tasks and expected to be highly organized and self-motivated.

 

 

Requirements:

  • Some journalism education or experience
  • Ability to work with a small team, balance competing demands, self-starter
  • Social media experience
  • Interest in journalism innovation and entrepreneurial models
  • Motivated by desire to produce impactful journalism
  • Multimedia skills
  • Knowledge of solutions journalism and community-based methods an asset
  • Academic research experience an asset
  • Advanced digital and/or data skills an asset
  • Experience in data entry and organization of data sets
  • Expertise in or knowledge of the education beat
  • Enthusiasm to contribute to an emerging and promising future model of journalism is essential
  • Must be returning to school full-time in September 2018.


To Apply:

Please send your CV and a cover letter of no more than 250 words that explains why you are interested in working at Discourse and what you would bring to our team. Email your application to careers@discoursemedia.org by Feb. 28, 2018.

At Discourse we are committed to developing a diverse and inclusive team. We encourage applicants with a range of perspectives, abilities, backgrounds, and experiences. Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information:

Visit: discoursemedia.org
Miscellaneous:

Discourse Media is an independent journalism company that provides high-quality investigative journalism about the issues that matter most to Canadians. We are building a home for new approaches to storytelling that look beyond conflict-driven daily news cycles.

Discourse produces investigations, analysis, and data journalism focused on matters of public importance: gender, environment, education, urban development, the economy, politics, Indigenous issues and more. We look for gaps in reporting and pursue stories that have a potential for impact. We publish on our own digital platform and broaden our reach through media partners.

 

 

 

Pro Soccer Team Media Director

Company: CS Monteuil
Category: Editor
Job: Media Manager
Remuneration: TBD
Location: Laval
Deadline to apply: N/A
Duration: N/A

Description:
CS Monteuil is the largest soccer club in Laval and is now looking for a media manager to cover our newly formed professional team.
The candidate will cover the six home games, potentially the six away games and write weekly press releases.
If the candidate is comfortable dealing with local media outlets (newspapers, magazines), the club will offer remuneration for the position.
CS Monteuil would prefer a candidate that is comfortable writing about sports and passionate about helping create a brand.

Requirements: N/A

To Apply:

Contact :plsq@csmonteuil.com

For more information:
visit www.csmonteuil.com/en

Miscellaneous:

As a community club, we take pride in offering an affordable and easily accessible program for every child in the Vimont and Auteuil areas.

We want to offer the invaluable experience of being a part of a team, in a supportive environment to all players. Players will learn how to accept results, both good and bad, with proper sportsmanship and class.

We believe that all players should play relatively equal amounts of time during games. Players will feel valued and improve their self-confidence.