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Summer Engagement Intern - Quanta Magazine

  • 2024-01-23 11:00 AM
    Message # 13304782

    Quanta Magazine is looking for a motivated audience engagement intern for the summer of 2024. This is an outstanding opportunity for an individual interested in developing a career in audience development at a journalistic news organization. This individual will gain insight to aspects of social media management, audience development, newsletters, podcasting and data reporting.

    This paid internship has a 32 hour-per-week minimum requirement and can be full-time. It will take place on-site at the Simons Foundation offices from June through August.

    Learn more about summer internships at Simons Foundation here:


    • Write, produce and schedule posts for Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and other platforms that promote Quanta’s editorial content.
    • Assist with the production of newsletters.
    • Research new social media platforms and formats to help inform Quanta’s future audience engagement strategy.
    • Assist the Senior Engagement Editor with the preparation of quarterly traffic reports and other progress reports.
    • Perform any other duties or tasks as assigned or required.


    • Enrollment in or completion of a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field.
    • Previous coursework related to digital communication, marketing or advertising.
    • Basic knowledge of and experience with social media networks such as Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Reddit and TikTok, ideally pertaining to news and/or science communication.
    • Student or professional experience with marketing, SEO or data analytics is preferred.
    • Strong interest in science and math.
    • Must be detail-oriented, deadline-driven and highly organized and demonstrate high standards in written English and visual communication.
    • Must be an excellent team player and have the ability to coordinate project work across Quanta’s editorial staff.


    • Please submit a résumé and cover letter describing your interest in this position
    • Examples of past student work or projects related to branding, copywriting or data analytics


    • This internship pays $20 to $25 per hour, depending on experience.

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