The Economist seeks a Social Media Intern in the United States

Deadline: 30 December 2015
Open to: candidate should have the right to work in the United States
Remuneration: competitive hourly wage will be paid


The Economist is seeking an intern to help with the newspaper’s social media in United States. The internship is available for at least six months and can be extended for up to a year. The position is based in Washington, DC and the hours of work are from noon until 8pm, Monday to Friday. Occasional weekend cover may also be required.


The successful candidate should have the right to work in the United States without sponsorship.


A competitive hourly wage will be paid to the successful candidate.

How to apply?

Applicants should send a CV, cover letter, three examples of published journalism and an article of no more than 400 words suitable for publication in The Economist to

The closing date for applications is 30 December 2015.

For more information please visit the official website.

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