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Note: Only those students in an academic program requiring internship or co-op experience to graduate will be considered.

Editorial Internship – CanadianFamily.ca

We have two internships running concurrently at all times. Our ideal candidates:

  • are interested in pursuing a well-rounded experience in all aspects of a magazine website: producing content, online publishing, social networking, search engine optimization, information architecture, usability and more.
  • are in their final years of their programs
  • are passionate about the web and are already plugged in to social networking in their daily lives
  • have some experience or knowledge of the fact-checking process
  • are personable, flexible and quick on their feet
  • approach each task, no matter how important or menial, with the same dedication, enthusiasm and attention to detail

As a Canadian Family intern, your training and experience will include:

  • fact-checking, research and proofreading
  • photo editing
  • content writing (articles, slideshows, recipes)
  • building content from the magazine for use online
  • updating social media outlets
  • managing contest offerings
  • attending press functions and media events

To find out when the next internship is available, send your resume, cover letter and three writing samples to onlineinternship@canadianfamily.ca. No phone calls, please. Note that only those who are selected for interviews will be contacted.

Note: Only those students in an academic program requiring internship or co-op experience to graduate will be considered.

 

Editorial Internship – Canadian Family Magazine

We offer students flexible editorial internships (unpaid) throughout the year at our office in Toronto, at 111 Queen Street East, Suite 320.

The ideal candidate:

  • Is in their final year of a journalism or publishing program.
  • Is personable and a flexible self-starter who will take on any task with enthusiasm.
  • Has a good eye for detail, is adaptable and can think quickly on his/her feet.
  • Is good with researching, writing and hunting down people by phone.

Of course, an interest in kids and kid-related stuff is also very helpful.

As a Canadian Family intern, your training and experience will include:

  • Fact-checking
  • Proofreading
  • Product sourcing
  • Research and writing
  • Coordinating testing of recipes and products
  • Participation in brainstorming sessions for future issues

If you are interested in interning at Canadian Family, please send your resume, cover letter, three writing samples, availability and program requirements to csmusiak@canadianfamily.ca.  Please include “Editorial Internship” in the subject line. We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Note: Only those students in an academic program requiring internship or co-op experience to graduate will be considered.

Marketing and Communications Internship – Canadian Family Magazine

As an intern in the Marketing & Communications department at St. Joseph Media, talented and promising students/recent graduates will have the unique opportunity to train and prepare for real-life career employment in the publishing and digital media world.

The ideal candidate:

  • Currently enrolled in a post-secondary/graduate program in marketing, communications and/or public relations.
  • Extremely detail oriented.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Excel.
  • Strong oral and written communications skills.
  • Flexible team player.
  • Willingness to learn.

As a Canadian Family intern, your training and experience will include:

  • Daily media coverage monitoring/maintaining coverage trackers.
  • Building and maintaining targeted media lists.
  • Creating editorial/brand marketing programs and initiatives, events and promotions, media relations, contra exchanges and contests.
  • Creative thinking and ideation.
  • General marketing administration.

Interested candidates please forward your resume and any writing samples to: cleung@stjosephmedia.com

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.