Tucker Publishing Group offers an outstanding work environment in a fabulous historic building along the Ohio River in Downtown Evansville, Ind. Our staffers are passionate about all facets of magazine publishing – editorial, art, advertising, and production. We produce stylish, smart, and informative print and online publications that enhance the quality of life for residents and visitors to Southwestern Indiana.
Description: Tucker Publishing Group is currently seeking smart, motivated students for an editorial internship for the summer. The ideal candidate is energetic and hard-working, with some experience in journalism or communications. May be with or without school credit, depending on the needs of the student and Tucker Publishing Group. This valuable learning opportunity may include duties such as:
• Writing stories as assigned by editors
• Interviewing sources
• Assisting with completion of special advertising sections
• Aiding in event promotion
• Answering incoming phone calls
• Proofreading content
• Fact checking stories
• Maintaining calendar event listings
Requirements: Editorial interns typically major in journalism, writing, communications, or a related field. The most important requirement is excellent writing skills. Other assets include a strong grasp of grammar, solid business and interview etiquette, mastery of Microsoft Word and Excel, the ability to handle multiple projects on tight deadlines, and personal responsibility. Knowledge of The Associated Press Stylebook, Adobe Photoshop, and the Evansville community are a plus but not required.
Please send a cover letter and resume to: Emily Patton, Managing Editor at email@example.com or apply below: