News - Intern
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal and SweetIQ, and U.K. media company Newsquest. To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com.
Naples Daily News & Fort Myers Winter/Spring 2020 (6 Month) Internship
The Naples Daily News and the Fort Myers News-Press are looking for college students and recent graduates with a talent for photojournalism at one of the best – and craziest – news markets in Florida. Photojournalists can expect to shoot breaking news, features, high school sports and a wide range of other assignments. Along with daily work, interns will be required to pitch and complete a long-term project.
What We’re Looking For
We want interns who are creative, critical thinkers, adventurous, with a sense of purpose and mission. Interns will be required to shoot both stills and some video, transmit remotely and write creative, accurate captions under deadline pressure.
Our photography staff has a rich history of intimate storytelling and strong community photojournalism. Moment-based work is a must.
Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and a reliable car. Canon digital equipment is provided.
Deadline: October 30th, 2019
REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS
· Working toward (or a recent graduate with) a BA or MA in journalism, communications or similar discipline
· Strong writing and editing skills
· Strong news judgment
· Ability to work quickly and adjust to changing circumstances
· Ability and desire to learn new software and technologies quickly and meet deadlines
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status. Connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Glassdoor, Indeed & TheMuse to learn more about our dynamic
- Job Family Intern
- Job Function General Administration
- Pay Type Hourly
- Fort Myers, FL, USA
- Naples, FL, USA