Another online opportunity

Here’s a job opportunity from MOB member Matt Cuthbert. We want to point out that is the online home of The Birmingham News, Huntsville Times and Mobile Press-Register: is looking for two online editorial interns. Internship responsibilities will include maintaining and updating news stories and section front pages, working closely with the editorial production staff to build special-report packages, monitoring discussions in forums and blogs, creating photo galleries, monitoring news wires, and updating news, entertainment and sports databases.

Candidates should be pursuing a degree in Journalism or Communications or have comparable work experience. An ideal candidate would have relevant experience, such as working on a school newspaper, web site or prior internship.

Candidates should possess skills in the following areas:
– Editing photos with Adobe Photoshop and ImageReady
– Editing HTML with a text editor
– Using FTP to publish files to the Internet
– Strong grammar and spelling skills
– Strong knowledge of Windows operating systems

Candidates should be prepared to work weekends. This is a part-time, paid position. $10 per hour/20 hours per week. Please email resume to with the subject line “editorial internship.”

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