The Texas Observer Seeks a Digital Intern for Summer 2020

We’re currently accepting applications for the summer 2020 digital intern. The deadline to apply is April 17.

Successful Observer digital interns will help manage social media and newsletters. They will monitor traffic and consider growth strategies. Working under the supervision of the engagement editor, they will create graphics and data visualizations. The digital intern should be ready to experiment with digital products and complete at least one long-term project, conceived by the intern.

Only undergraduates are eligible for the digital internship, which includes a stipend.

To apply: Send a cover letter, résumé, and no more than three published clips or other appropriate digital samples (e.g. social media clips, sample newsletters, digital illustration, data visualization, etc.) to [email protected].

About us: We are a storied publication with a proud tradition of independent ass-kicking reporting and commentary. In the last few years, our reporters have won an Emmy, a National Magazine Award, a first-place Society of Professional Journalists award, and a Hillman Prize. We’re a nonprofit with a strong public service mission; we seek to expose injustice and to produce the kind of impact journalism that makes a difference.

We are committed to diversity and to building an inclusive working environment for people of all backgrounds and ages. We are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, AIDS/HIV status, national origin, veteran or disability status.