Internship opportunity: desktop is seeking editorial guns

Published:  October 9, 2015

desktop is seeking an editorial intern to work closely with the online deputy editor. This internship allows you to work from home for a flexible number of days for a commitment for a minimum of three months.

The position is suitable for someone with a keen interest in design and visual culture, publishing, and writing.


The day-to-day duties include:

-       Sourcing content and images for the desktop website

-       Writing articles

-       Uploading content online

-       Contributing to the desktop social media channels

-       General organisation and administration.

The internship is an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, challenging environment. Interns will have the opportunity to put their stamp on the website and make it their own. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to pitch feature desktop online articles to the editor. The successful candidate may also be invited to attend industry events and conduct interviews with movers and shakers in the scene.

Successful candidates will have:

-       An interest in graphic design and visual culture

-       A commitment for a minimum of three months

-       Excellent written and verbal English

-       Web publishing, InDesign and Photoshop experience (highly regarded but not essential).

All interested candidates should send a brief cover letter and CV as a single document to the online deputy editor. Links to three writing samples must also be included.

Applications open Australia-wide and close October 30.

We look forward to meeting you!

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