Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Journalism Internship at Daily Maverick 2018

Daily Maverick is seeking to take on two journalism interns in Joburg and another two journalism interns in Cape Town. The programme runs from 1 February 2019 and ends on 20 December 2019.

Job Specifications: Passion
  • Candidates must be readers of Daily Maverick and passionate about the work we do.
  • A degree, not necessarily in journalism, is a prerequisite
  • A good command of the English language is advantageous.
  • For journalism graduates, at least some experience in a newsroom
  • Must have an understanding of and interest in Multimedia, graphics and data
  • Must have own computer and cellphone
  • Ability to work independently and out of regular office hours
How to apply

Send your CV to Give us five highlights in bullet point in the body of the mail.

Please indicate location preference – Johannesburg or Cape Town. (Tip: Write a subject heading that will catch our eye)

What to include
  • A critique of no more than 500 words (so make every word count) on Daily Maverick (what’s good and where we can improve and why you would be a good fit for the organisation)
  • Submit an original previously unpublished article with the hope of getting it published in Daily Maverick. It can be an interview, a well-researched news article, or an Op-Ed/analysis.
  • Submit two examples of published work.
Deadline for submissions: October 15, 2018

EE candidates will be given preference. Acceptance on to the programme is not a guarantee of further employment at the end of it. DM

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