Nov. 1, 2019.
Summer 2020 Photo Editing internship at The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal internship program is an opportunity for college juniors, seniors and graduate students to be fully immersed in the Pulitzer Prize-winning newsroom, working with some of the best journalists in the world. The summer 2019 interns reported front-page news, created interactive graphics, edited photo projects, wrote colorful features, produced videos, curated and published our journalism across platforms, and much more.
The Wall Street Journal is seeking a photo editing intern to work with the photo team based in New York. The photo team researches and commissions photographs for digital and print editions of The Wall Street Journal.You will produce and build visual assets for news stories and enterprise content with attention to detail in a fast-paced newsroom, anticipating photographic needs as stories develop. You may also commission original content, working with photographers, editors and reporters to tell narrative, investigative, feature and enterprise stories on all platforms including mobile and print. You will have the opportunity to pitch visually innovative and original approaches to stories and to collaborate with the audience and platform teams on social strategy and distribution of WSJ content.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- Media and photo editing
ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.
Summer internships take place over June, July and August, though start dates can be flexible in certain circumstances.
Only finalists will be contacted. We will review applications on a rolling basis and strive to make selections by mid-December.
- You should have a basic understanding of photography and photo editing programs such as Photoshop and Photo Mechanics.
- you must have evident knowledge of photojournalism and documentary photography.
- You should have strong communication and organizational skills, plus a positive attitude and a drive to complete work quickly and efficiently.
- Social media savviness, especially with Instagram, is a must.
- Basic coding skills are a plus.
- You should be a self-starter who understands the needs of the growing audience on various platforms and able to work independently under deadline pressure.
- Sound news judgment and dedication to high journalism standards are a must.
- The screening process puts heavy emphasis on work samples and prior experience.
- Interns are paid $900 per week.
- Interns will be helped with the cost of public transportation.
- Housing will not be provided, but you can get help to point you in the right direction.
- Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in the job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to Dow Jones at [email protected] . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation” in the subject line.
First Step: Create an account on here, and complete the “application form”.
Second Step: Submit the following documents:
- A resume.
- No more than five samples of your work. (You may include a link to a website for work samples.)
- A cover letter.
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This Scholarship Published by:
“ Fatma Zalat/ Egypt “
Reviewed by” Manar Khattab/Egypt ”
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