Media Matters for America -- a progressive, Washington, D.C-based, nonprofit research and information center dedicated to comprehensively monitoring, analyzing, and correcting conservative misinformation in the U.S. media -- is seeking a Communications Intern for the fall/winter. The intern will provide support to Media Matters' Communications Department, which is responsible for the organization's media relations, communications, and external affairs strategies.
The internship runs from mid-September through mid-December, with some flexibility around start and end dates. The fall/winter internship program requires 24-32 hours per week and offers a stipend of $1,500-2,000 per month depending on hours worked.
The internship will be remote due to the continued COVID-19 public health crisis, with a strong preference for candidates working on Eastern Standard time.
The Communications Intern is responsible for providing day- to- day support to the Communications Team and working on both short- and long- term projects, including building and maintaining press lists, completing research tasks associated with press requests, tracking Media Matters press clips, and drafting press pitches, as assigned.
How to Apply:
Please apply through our online portal at https://www.mediamatters.org/jobs. No phone calls, please. We can respond only to candidates whom we are contacting for an interview. Schedules will be determined by mutual agreement between the intern and Media Matters at the time of the internship offer.
Media Matters for America is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applicants of all backgrounds to apply, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, or disability.
Media Matters for America -- a progressive, Washington, D.C-based, nonprofit research and information center dedicated to comprehensively monitoring, analyzing, and correcting conservative misinformation in the U.S. media -- is seeking a…