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Salem Media Group

Editorial Internship - Townhall.com

Salem Media Group
Arlington, Virginia, United States


Date Posted: 01/23/2015
Categories: Media/Video/Radio
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Editorial Internship Opportunity



Editorial Internship Announcement: Townhall Magazine/Townhall.com/HotAir.com, the leading online source for conservative news, opinion and current events, is looking for an energetic, motivated self-starter to join the Editorial Team as Editorial Intern.

Past interns of Townhall.com have been hired at the White House, Newt Gingrich Communications, the Republican National Committee, The Heritage Foundation, the Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation, and most recently, at Regnery Publishing. We have many past interns that have gone on to work for various Congressmen. 

Editorial Intern Responsibilities:

• Copy editing and publishing commentary and podcast content to the Townhall web site
• Monitoring reader blog community and responding to reader feedback
• Assisting in research and fact-checking for news stories
• Writing and publishing to a personal Townhall.com blog
• Assigned copy writing on Townhall.com and potential ghost writing of articles and commentaries
• Assist in planning and production of video content
• Assisting with other projects necessary to the production of Townhall.com

Knowledge/Abilities preferred:
• Experience writing for college newspaper or blog
• Interest in politics
• Self-described conservative
• Hard working and diligent
• Self-starter, able to work alone and as a team
Internships are for approximately 3-4 months.


TO APPLY: Visit salem.cc, click on Careers.  Please submit resume, writing sample and a brief letter of interest and availability when applying online.