Junior Reporter Internship

True North is seeking a motivated junior reporter for a three-month internship starting in January 2019. 

An ideal candidate possesses strong writing skills, is detail-oriented and will submit articles and respond to correspondence in a timely manner. In addition, the ideal candidate will research and pitch story ideas to senior team members. 

Candidates with contacts in media and politics are preferred.

This is a part-time position for between 10 to 20 hours per week, though specific hours may vary from week to week.  

Responsibilities

  • Write 5-7 polished, printable articles per week relating to Canadian politics, immigration and national security.
  • Complete research tasks requested by True North team members.
  • Respond to requests and correspondence with True North team members in a timely manner (within the hour).
  • Research and pitch story ideas.

Company

True North is a digital media start-up published by the True North Centre for Public Policy. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to info@truenorthcanada.com by December 31, 2019.