Editorial Internship – Beads Group

Looking for an opportunity to gain experience in a challenging, dynamic publishing environment? Put your editorial skills to work with the Bead Group at Interweave, a division of F+W Media.

Responsibilities

The editorial intern will assist with basic editorial tasks pertaining to the creation of Beadwork, Stringing, and related special issue magazines. The intern will be exposed to a wide variety of opportunities for hands-on learning about the process of publishing magazines from start to finish. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Fact-checking resource information
  •  Proofreading Zinio and iPad versions of magazines 
  •  Assisting with project selections and photo shoot preparation
  •  Tracking project submissions
  •  Online research
  •  Monitoring magazine FB pages
  •  Writing product reviews and other copy as assigned

Requirements

  •  High school diploma and at least two years working toward a bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, or communications is required.
  •  Must have strong editing and writing skills; great computer and Internet skills; excellent interpersonal skills; an aptitude for juggling multiple tasks and priorities, as well as meeting deadlines; and impeccable attention to detail. He/she should also be highly organized, flexible, and self-motivated.
  • Experience with jewelry making or other crafting preferred, but not required.
  • Familiarity with InDesign, InCopy, Photoshop Elements, and similar programs is a plus.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete our online application.

Must be a currently enrolled in a university program.

EOE