Corporate Office – 57 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Do you want to work on meaningful projects that make a positive impact in the lives of others? Are you looking for actual front-line experience that will make your resume stand out from all the rest? Are you passionate about writing and editing? If you answered yes to the questions above, then you should apply to become our next writing and editorial intern.
As our intern, you will be responsible for writing and editing content for LDS Living magazine and LDSLiving.com. Everyday tasks will include writing, editing, interviewing, fact checking, content planning, and much more.
We’re looking for someone with fresh ideas and a positive attitude. We’re a small team working on some big projects, and we need someone who can jump in and do great things.
LDS Living magazine, a division of Deseret Book, is a bi-monthly magazine and daily online blog that aims to inform, entertain, and inspire. We address issues that are relevant to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and celebrate our unique culture. We complement, rather than focus on, spiritual issues and strive to support the lifestyle and beliefs of our readers.
Applicants should be currently enrolled and working toward a degree in a related field or recently graduated. We welcome communications majors with an emphasis in journalism, English majors who have taken a copy-editing class, or those who have had substantial experience planning and running a successful blog. Knowledge of Chicago or AP styles is a plus. Must have excellent writing and communications skills and an interest in learning all facets of online content generation and the magazine publication process.
This is a paid internship opportunity ($10/hr) that requires around 40 hours per week during regular business hours for approximately four months, starting on May 4, 2020 and ending on September 4, 2020.
Complete an application on our website and attach a cover letter, resume, and two blog- or article-based writing samples in the resume upload section of the application. You can also submit links to your writing samples in the ‘Websites’ section of the application. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT WRITING SAMPLES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.