Want to work in a newsroom that combines reporting, writing, data analysis, computer science and a general sense of irreverence? FiveThirtyEight is hiring college students or recent graduates to work as paid interns in our New York office this fall in three positions: Politics data reporter, Sports data reporter, and Data visualization intern.
FiveThirtyEight, 538, is a website that focuses on opinion poll analysis, politics, economics, and sports blogging.
Name of Organization: FiveThirtyEight
Organization Website: https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/were-hiring-3-fall-interns/
Dates of Internship: September-December 2019
Industry: Media/Video Production
Additional Keywords: Politics, Sports, Journalism
Preferred Academic Level: No preference
Description of Internships:
- Politics data reporter. This intern will help our politics team as it ramps up coverage of the 2020 election. The internship will be a mix of writing, research, data-mining and fact-checking.
- Sports data reporter. This intern will write, conduct research and contribute to longer features. Basic knowledge of the major sports is essential.