TreeHugger.com is looking for interns to assist in researching, writing and image editing its online magazine. The positions are low paid but offer training from our editor, writing credit and gaining significant knowledge in the areas of environmental design and running an online magazine. Following the initial 3 month tryout, there is also the possibility of part-time employment by TreeHugger.
Hours: 10-20 hrs/week
Pay: $5/written post with accompanying image(s).
Location: Work is virtual so they can be anywhere.
Requirements: TreeHugger is ideally looking for students from journalism, industrial design, graphic design, architecture or environmental studies. They need to have some knowledge and lots of curiosity about environmentalism and green design. They should have decent writing, research skills and a critical design ey.
Work description: The majority of the job will be researching and writing posts with feedback from our editor. They may also select and manipulate images and add operations and marketing assistance when needed.
Please email graham at treehugger dot com a short description of yourself and why you feel like you are a good fit for this position. Also, pretend you are TreeHugger’s editor and send 5-10 small images (under 100k each) of what you might pick to go in one or more of the following categories: furniture, accessories, fashion, architecture, eco-travel or outdoor gear. These selections will be judged as to how well they would fit on treehugger.com.