Friday, 14 August 2015

Writer Internship – Gearburn.com 2015

Gearburn.com is seeking a talented and driven tech-savvy writing intern who is passionate about the gadgets, gaming and tech. We’re looking for someone young, dynamic and dedicated to become part of our growing editorial team, in Cape Town for a three month, unpaid internship.

Job Detail:

  • Writing tech savvy news & feature stories, including reviews, on emerging web and application
    technologies

  • Subbing, headline writing

  • Managing contributors and topics list


Requirements:

  • Passion for technology, gadgets, mobile devices and gaming

  • Drive, attitude & a sense of humour

  • A love for tech news, trends & innovation

  • Understand the difference between news writing and feature writing

  • Excellent command of the English language

  • Tertiary education or relevant industry experience

  • Have at least 50 Twitter followers

  • Be able to engage in a passionate debate about Mac OS versus Windows or iPhone versus Android

  • Be willing to learn to edit your own work and the work of others

  • Be willing to collaborate on stories with other members of the editorial team


Benefits:

  • Cape Town, of course

  • Real Coffee

  • Start-up culture!


Closing Date: 25 August 2015

Applicants to mail CV and kickass covering letter via the apply link below or to stuart@memeburn.com

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