Green Futures magazine, Interns

Location
London
Salary
Expenses
Posted
15 Oct 2012
Closes
29 Oct 2012
Industry
Journalist
Sector
Intern
Job Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Green Futures magazine – the leading international magazine on environmental solutions and sustainable futures – is looking for a motivated individual to volunteer with the team.

The intern would ideally work four days a week over a period of three months. The internship is unpaid, but travel and lunch expenses will be covered.

Tasks include:

•Production support (proofreading, picture chasing)
•Updating the Green Futures website
•Administration
•Research on specific forthcoming feature articles
•Researching and writing short briefings
•Support to expand Green Futures’ readership
This is a great opportunity to gain experience of working on a magazine. That’s why the person we have in mind will have:

•An interest and knowledge in sustainable development
•A high level of literacy and an ability to write clearly
•An ability to carry out research with limited management
•A willingness to pitch in with a variety of tasks within a small team
Applications – which should include a CV, letter detailing how you meet the person specification, a completed equal opportunities form, two samples of previous writing and an idea for a short news story within the magazine – should be sent to Helen Saunders, HR Officer. You can send it to her by email: recruitment@forumforthefuture.org or send a hard copy to 19-23 Ironmonger Row, London EC1V 3QN. Please note the equal opportunities form will be separated from your application and not form part of the short-listing process.

Deadline: 26th October
Interviews: 31st October
Start date: w/c 5th November

Due to the number of applications we receive we are unable to reply to all applicants. If you have not heard from us by close of business on Tuesday 30th October we will not be taking your application further.