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Internship

Nature Careers and Supplements Journalism Intern, Springer Nature Opening Doors Programme

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Springer Nature Group

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26d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

London

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Off-cycle Internship

Media & Journalism•London

Description

  • The Springer Nature Opening Doors Programme, Nature Careers and Supplements Journalism internship is a paid opportunity in the UK to gain experience in science journalism at our flagship journal, Nature.

Requirements

  • Applicants should have (or be studying for) a degree in a STEM subject or in journalism.
  • In either case, applicants should have a strong and demonstrable interest in both science and communication.
  • Must be available to start in June 2024 for an internship of three to six months.
  • Excellent English skills – both written and verbal – are expected.
  • Applicants should have the desire and ability to improve the diversity of Nature’s coverage.
  • An interest in data journalism and multimedia is an asset.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
STEM

Area of Responsibilities

Media & Journalism

Responsibilities

  • As part of this effort, Nature seeks an intern with a passion for science and journalism to join our careers and supplements team. The successful applicant will spend up to six months working with editors across the team, and gain experience using the broad range of skills required to publish journalistic content in Nature in print and online. You will write a variety of articles for our audience of working scientists and build up a portfolio of published work, which could include news, features, profiles, data analyses and podcasts. You will also have the opportunity to pitch stories to editors, plan special collections of articles, and contribute to the art and design of both.
  • What’s in it for you?:
  • On-the-job training in a variety of editorial skills from a friendly, welcoming and dynamic team of editors at the world's best-known scientific journal.
  • A paid internship, equivalent to the London living wage.
  • Support from a buddy within one of Springer Nature’s employee networks that connect people who share a common identity.
  • Access to career development, training and events, including an overview of different business areas at Springer Nature and advice on the job application process.
  • The opportunity to work on projects related to diversity, equity and inclusion in the publishing industry.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Application deadline

Apr 19, 2024

Location

London