Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0079
Title Summer Intern - Sports Reporting
Job Type Full Time Temporary
Union Unaffiliated
Location Denny
City Seattle
State WA
Work Schedule Variable- Flexibility Required
Description Next summer, you could be paid to train in your chosen profession at the Northwest’s leading news media organization. Every year, The Seattle Times and seattletimes.com offer paid summer internships to outstanding students pursuing a journalism career. For 10 weeks, interns attend weekly training sessions with members of The Seattle Times’ Pulitzer Prize-winning staff and work on a variety of assignments adding up to invaluable experience at a quality metropolitan newspaper and website.

The Seattle Times is family owned and operated, dedicated to the community we serve and proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Requirements Minimum Requirements:

Internships are open to juniors, seniors and graduate students attending a four-year college or university. Applicants must be journalism majors or have a demonstrated commitment to print or online journalism, possess social media skills and be digitally astute. Internship experience at other news organizations is required.

Applicants should have strong sports knowledge, as well as reporting, writing and multi-media skills.

Applicants MUST have a car, valid drivers’ license, and insurance.

**IMPORTANT Application Information**
To apply, submit the following materials via our online application. We will accept applications through November 3, 2017 at 4PM (Pacific Time). You will first create an online profile/application. To attach the file attachments described below, after creating your online profile/application, choose the “Edit Your Profile” option in order to upload each attachment. Please note the file size limit is 4MB (4,000KB)

• Cover letter (uploaded to your application as an attachment). Please include the name of the specific internship concentration in the name of the document. Example: SportsReportCoverLetter.

• Resume (uploaded to your application as an attachment). Please include the name of the specific internship concentration in the name of the document. Example: SportsReportResume.

• Names of three references familiar with your work (with at least one reference being a former manager or supervisor)

• Five samples of your reporting work, including those that show deep reporting and preferably attached as a Word or PDF file. You are welcome to use URLs to link to your clips, provided the content is not behind a paywall. To do so, collect the URLs in a single Word document and upload as a file attachment.

For application assistance only, you may contact InternshipApplicationHelp@seattletimes.com This assistance mailbox is monitored Monday-Friday, 7AM to 4PM (Pacific Time). Applicants will be unable to delete file attachments without assistance. Please include the name of the file attachment you wish deleted when submitting your request.

No phone calls, please.
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