Paid Internship Opportunity in Communication/Journalism in Guimaraes, Portugal

  • Communication / Journalism
  • Guimaraes, Portugal
  • August 10, 2023 02:28
  • 400€ - 700€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Aug 10, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Feb 10, 2024
  • Location:
    Guimaraes, Portugal
  • Hours:
    25h / week
  • Salary:
    400€ - 700€

Job Description

Vacancy: Communication / Journalism Internship (Guimaraes, Portugal)

Company Description:

We are a highly-respected and established global company with a presence in multiple countries around the globe. At our core, we believe in the power of communication and journalism to inform and influence society responsibly. We pride ourselves on using innovative technology, world-class research methodologies and ethical journalistic standards to generate and deliver high-quality content to our audience.

Job Location:

This position is based in the culturally rich city of Guimaraes, Portugal. Known as the birthplace of Portugal, Guimaraes brims with history alongside contemporary developments. Enjoy the picturesque Medieval streets, or explore the thriving arts scene and rich culinary traditions in this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create, edit, and proofread content using various mediums in line with established guidelines and standards
  • Perform in-depth research on assigned topics to create qualitative content
  • Collaborate with teams including creative, production, social media, and public relations to align content across platforms
  • Assist in the planning, coordination, and execution of communications strategies
  • Cover news stories and events in a timely manner, respecting journalistic ethics and standards of reporting

Job Requirements:

  • Current enrolment in or recent graduation from a bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, or related field
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills with a diligent eye for detail, language, flow, and grammar
  • Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate and coordinate with team members and other staff
  • Proficiency in digital technology and editing software packages (e.g., Avid Media Composer, Lightworks, Premiere, After Effects or Final Cut)
  • Proved experience creating content for different media platforms including print, digital, social and emerging platforms

Personal Requirements:

  • Aptitude to work under pressure and meet deadlines while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Resourceful, results-oriented individual with ability to make decisions and solve problems
  • Self-starting, proactive professional who takes initiative and assumes responsibility