Wednesday, February 19, 2020
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We’re Looking for Summer Interns in Alexandria!

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Social Media Intern

Compensation: I will work with you on getting school credit, wonderful exposure and hands-on experience in a fun environment.
Hours: at least 2 days a week – All around Alexandria for on/off site meetings. Must be able to meet in Alexandria every Thursday.
Time Frame: July 1, 2016 – August 30, 2016

Responsibilities: You’ll be working behind-the-scenes with me to expand our online following through social media.

Qualifications:

  • Exceptional attention to detail and excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • WordPress experience preferred and experience using social media platforms.
  • Manage the calendar.
  • Must be a team player, but also be able to work independently.

Apply: Send me an e-mail with subject line “Social Media Intern – Summer”.

Blogging Intern

Compensation: I will work with you on getting school credit, wonderful exposure and hands-on experience in a fun environment.
Hours at least 2 days a week – be available for on/off site meetings. Must be able to meet in Alexandria every Thursday.
Time Frame:  July 1, 2016 – August 30,2016

Responsibilities: You’ll be working to write creative new features for our hugely successful blog. I am looking for someone who has a passion for writing is able to write well, conduct interviews online and in person.  This internship will be responsible for writing features, coming up with interview questions, pitching stories you think the Red Brick Town community would find awesome. This intern will also be responsible for looking for images via local photographers or the web and will help manage the daily blog. You will need a car to be able to get to and from appointments as necessary.

Qualifications:

  • Applicants must be grammar evangelists.
  • English, creative writing or journalism experience preferred but, not necessary if right candidate found.
  • Familiarity with WordPress and HTML
  • Must be a team player, but also be able to work independently and own their own work.

How to Apply: Send me an e-mail with the subject line “Blogging Intern – Summer” to get started.

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Lee Hernly, Editor
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Founder & Editor
Lee Hernly is the Founder and Editor of Port City Wire, Alexandria, Virginia's best source for hyper-local news, opinion, and events. I live in the Old Town Alexandria area with my fantastic wife and son Sam. Oh, there’s Serena & Bea too. I’m so excited to meet new readers and see where you are from! Please be sure to leave a comment with a link to your blog so I can check it out!

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