Hit the dirt streets running in Dawson City, Yukon! The Klondike Sun is now hiring for our summer student intern position.
Student eligibility requirements include:
– Post-secondary education (currently enrolled in a community college or university)
– Experience in research, writing and preparing reports
– Familiarity with CP Style and Canadian Libel Law
– Good communication and organizational skills, creativity, self-motivation and ability to work independently and with little supervision
*The applicant is not required to have a journalism background, although it will be considered an asset. Photography and web skills will also be considered assets.
The successful applicant will assist in covering local events, writing and filing stories according to deadline, photography, distribution, copy editing and proofing, updating the website and social media sites, archival scanning and general office work.
This 13-week position, 30 hrs/week.
E-mail a resume, cover letter and clippings to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application deadline: April 25, 2014 at 4 p.m.