Editorial Content Writer, Music Internship - WXPN
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Hours: 10-15/week

If you have a passion for music, a background in writing and a working knowledge of social media, we want to hear from you. WXPN is seeking a Editorial Content Writing intern to work on The Key, the station’s website covering the Philadelphia music scene. Interns will write short-form posts covering new music, tour announcements, show previews, concert reviews, record reviews, news updates, and more.

Duties:

Blog about music for the WXPN music blog including tour announcements, show previews, concert reviews, record reviews, news updates, and more.

Qualifications:

Candidates should have a familiarity with the Philadelphia music community and a robust knowledge of current music in general, specifically the music played by WXPN. The ability to monitor trends both locally and nationally and pitch coverage relevant to our audience – both short form as well as long-form – is essential. Qualified candidates will have a background in music and music journalism (editing experience is a plus), must be conversant with the music blogosphere for information-gathering, and must have a working knowledge in online publication platforms (specifically WordPress).

Application requirements:

In addition to your resume and application form, please submit three writing samples that showcase your voice in music journalism. This is an unpaid intern position.

Contact WXPN Intern / Work Study Coordinator
For more information you can email our Community Outreach Coordinator.