Opportunities

Opportunities

Political Voices Project Intern

Moment Magazine‘s Moment Institute is conducting a non-partisan Political Voices Project to explore political views and sources of information in the American Jewish community through the November 2020 presidential election. Responsibilities include supporting a group of seasoned journalists, helping with interview transcriptions, working with interviewees, assisting journalists with preparation of stories, editing and writing, searching for trends, quantifying data, creating infographics, social media.

 

Students or grad students with a strong interest in American politics and strong verbal and written communication in the Washington, DC area should apply. Writing and editing skills a plus.

 

Part time. Unpaid. Friendly office near metro near AU campus. To apply, send a resume and cover letter to editor@momentmag.com.

 


 

Editorial Internships

Have a strong interest in Jewish politics, culture and religion? Love writing and editing? Want to learn the ins and outs of magazine production? Moment Magazine offers interns the opportunity to become a valuable part of our magazine. Interns work with various departments within the magazine, and are involved in many aspects of production, from fact-checking and researching articles to pitching stories. Administrative duties are also part of the internship; all interns may also provide assistance to all departments.

 

Editorial interns provide support to Moment‘s editorial staff. Duties may include:

  • Research for potential stories
  • Providing support for editorial projects
  • Web production and social media
  • Copyediting, fact-checking and proofreading stories for the magazine
  • Pitching and writing pieces for Moment‘s website

 

Editorial internships are offered in the spring (January through May), summer (June through August) and fall (September through December). Fall and spring interns work 16-24 hours/week (two or three full days) and may receive college credit (the internship is unpaid). Summer interns are expected to work 40 hours per week. All editorial internships are completed at our Washington, DC office. Moment does not provide housing or travel assistance. Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter and two writing samples or clips. Please send all materials to editor@momentmag.com, attention Ellen Wexler.

 


 

Volunteers

Moment Magazine is seeking individuals eager to be part of a friendly, professional team that can help with a wide range of administrative and business-oriented tasks. Tasks include but are not limited to: 1) answering phones and taking messages; 2) filing correspondence in notebooks and file cabinets; 3) helping with occasional mailings; 4) helping with events. Computer literacy is a plus, especially with Word, Excel and any other programs including Filemaker.

 

Stimulating and friendly-office environment with many visitors and projects. Position has limited off-street parking and straight ride-on to major Metro buses. Tenleytown-AU metro stop is a 15 minute walk.

 

Expressions of interest should be sent to editor@momentmag.com.