Expressions of Interest
We’re looking for Interns!
This internship is for those interested and invested in the creative community of Brisbane. The Creative Issue, strives to connect creative practitioners with each other via our networking events, internships and online content. Our website focuses on what’s new and exciting in all the creative disciplines: art, music, fashion, photography, creative writing, food, performing arts etc.
We are looking to expand our team of talented online contributors, with internships available to contribute on the following:
Music – we will send you to gigs, music festivals and interviews (great perks)
Fashion – meet up and coming designers, see fashion shows of new and established designers
Food & Drink- A dream start for any foodie. Interview chef’s & cafe owners, attend menu tastings, review best places to eat.
Film- We will send you to media previews, film festivals, awards nights. You will have the chance to sharpen your interviewnig skills and meet famous people.
Duties and Responsibility
Write 1-2 articles a week (300+ words). This will be your primary task and you will be given the oppotunity to conduct your own interviews and attend events usually with a friend.
Skills and Experience
Studied or studying a journalism, creative writing and/or media & communications degree.
Have excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong computer skills and knowledge (understanding of WordPress preferred)
Able to work independently and communicate within a team
A strong desire to develop skills
As this is an unpaid internship you can choose the hours you work, you will not be required to work in an office however, there will be monthly meetings and events you would be expected to attend.
If you were required to work from the office at anytime you would be provided with a computer and desk space.
We have been running our internship program for 3 years, we believe in giving you the chance to have your work published online. All work prepared by you will be credited to you.
To see what previous interns have to say about their time at The Creative Issue go to www.thecreativeissue.com.au/internships/
Note: This is an unpaid internship.
Email CV, sample of your writing and cover letter, telling us which creative discipline you would enjoy writing about to firstname.lastname@example.org.