Editorial Internship (Paid, Temporary FT)
Western Living and Vancouver magazines offer part-time paid editorial internship positions in our Burnaby, B.C., office for those looking to gain hands-on magazine experience.
This is a 30-hour-a-week position and we offer minimum wage and school credit (if applicable), plus a one week paid vacation. Depending on the intern's availability, these internships can be five to eight months in length.
Editorial interns work closely with our editorial and art department, and opportunities can be tailored based on interest and ability.
Duties include fact-checking articles, story research, photo research, attending editorial meetings, generating story ideas, email correspondence and administrative assistance for both Western Living and Vancouver magazine, as well as any special editions our brands produce. Editorial interns are also given the opportunity to write stories and sidebars for the magazines and websites.
Our next opening will be August 2020-December 2020. Please apply by May 15, 2020 for consideration for this time frame. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and three non-academic writing samples to Stacey McLachlan, executive editor, email@example.com
Practicum Placements (For-Credit, Unpaid)
For students requiring a placement for completion of an academic program in journalism, communications or other media-related program, we offer unpaid, short-term internships to suit your hour requirements.
Applications are always open for these opportunities; please include your prefered time frame and required hours in your email. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and three non-academic writing samples to Stacey McLachlan, executive editor, firstname.lastname@example.org
Design internships are available for those needing to fulfil practicum or work experience hours for course credit. Please contact Jenny Reed, Art Director at email@example.com with a cover letter, resume and design portfolio (under 6MB please).
Marketing internships are available for those needing to fulfil practicum or work experience hours for course credit. Please contact Alexandra Day, Sales, Events and Marketing Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org with a resume and cover letter.