Internships

We hope that your internship with Good Grit Magazine will be a beneficial experience for you as you develop professionally. Below are the current internship opportunities available at Good Grit. We offer spring, fall and summer internship periods. Applicants must be based in Birmingham, Alabama at the time of their internship. Applicants must have completed their sophomore year of college at time of internship. All internships are unpaid, but there is opportunity for course credit.

Art Department

P H O T O G R A P H Y

As a photography intern you will have the opportunity to work on photoshoot scouting and coordinaton. You will work alongside the senior art director to assign photographers and place photos, take photos for publication and maintain online photography. You will be successful in this role if you have a broad understanding of photography, have a keen eye for composition and have prior photography experience. We look for someone who is creative, hard working, organized and timely.

 

A R T + D E S I G N

As an art intern you will have the opportunity to design graphics for social media promotion, create in-house promotional material, sketch design concepts and contribute artisitic thought to the team’s effort. You will be successful in this role if you have a keen eye, understand the Adobe Creative Cloud, and know basic design elements. We look for someone who is independent, driven and creative to fill this role.

 

A D V E R T I S I N G

As an advertising intern you will have the opportunity to design ads for social media promotion and web display, as well as print advertisment. You will also coordinate with our advertising partners and ensure that they are being served in the best way possible. You will be successful in this role if you have an understanding of the Adobe Creative Cloud and are familiar with print advertising. We look for someone who is a self-starter, driven, personable and creative to fill this role.

 

Accepting applications. Send resume + portfolio to arichardson@goodgritmag.com

Editorial Department

E D I T O R I A L   I N T E R N S H I P

As an editorial intern, you will have the opportunity to contribute articles to the web, as well as in print. You will also help edit copy and brainstorm ideas for content as needed. You will work closely with the Digital Editor, and the Managing Editor to ensure that our content is timely, creative, and relevant to our audience. We are looking for someone with strong writing skills who is a self-starter, creative, innovative, and eager to learn. 

Accepting applications. Send resume + a writing sample to ashley@goodgritmag.com

Digital Department

S O C I A L  M E D I A

As a social media intern, you have the opportunity to curate and post content on Good Grit's social media platforms. You will work closely with the art and editorial departments to build creative, yet brand appropriate content. We're seeking an intern with strong knowledge and understanding of digital and social media, including Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter.

 

V I D E O G R A P H Y / P H O T O G R A P H Y 

As a videography intern under Good Grit's digital department, you will have the opportunity to film and edit videos for our social media platforms. You will work closely with other digital team members as well as our art department to create videos that portray the Character of the South. We are seeking an intern with strong video filming and editing skills. Please include a portfolio in your application.

 

Accepting applications. Send resume + cover letter to socialmedia@goodgritmag.com