Multimedia Reporter Intern, Summer 2019
The Multimedia Reporter Intern will join a team of breaking and digital reporters and video producers responsible for canvassing North Texas for the most urgent and interesting stories our busy and growing region has to offer.
This person will write enterprise, breaking, entertainment and life news and may curate and create videos for digital platforms. Areas of interest for the Multimedia Reporter Intern could include the latest big development in a mayoral race or an update on the name of a local baby giraffe at the local zoo – all in the same day.
The ability to write quickly, accurately and well;
Solid news judgment;
Driven, with an instinctive grasp of what will engage a wide audience;
A deep grasp of what drives interest on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms;
A strong entrepreneurial spirit, good curiosity and high energy;
A collaborative style that works comfortably across teams spread throughout the office and company.
A familiarity with entry-level video editing platforms is preferred.
This position is 40 hours a week, paid for eight to 10 weeks this summer, and work time is flexible. The job is based in downtown Fort Worth. Schedule could include weekend hours. This intern will have a mentor and will be paired with other digital team members to learn tools/skills needed.