Position Summary

The Editorial Intern serves Patterson Jacobs Media Group by providing editorial, creative, and administrative assistance to The Lakelander, WH Magazine, thelakelander.com, and LkldrCreative. This position works directly with the Managing Editor/Content Director to ensure that the editorial team and contributors are equipped and resourced to produce quality content for all media outlets.

Essential Functions

  • Assist in ideation, execution, and production of articles
  • Create editorial content for print, web, and digital with guidance from our staff
  • Assist with overseeing freelance writers
  • Assist in article research
  • Conduct and transcribe Interviews
  • Proofread magazine content
  • Perform general administrative editorial responsibilities
  • Other task as assigned by the Managing Editor

Requirements

  • Dependable team player who’s willing to take on any task
  • Quick, intuitive learner who is driven by details
  • Keen eye for grammar and spelling
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and manage own time effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with using style guides, preferably Associated Press style
  • Ability to work effectively on a team
  • Ability to curate, create, and publish content from start to finish
  • Ability to conduct interviews and report the story
  • Availability of 10-15+ hours a week
  • Being a student/recent graduate of a degree in journalism or communications a plus

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and two to three writing samples to annalee@pattersonpublishing.com and brandon@pattersonpublishing.com