Intern or Contractor, Original Content (OC) Division, Communications Department 

Reports to: Director of Original Content/Editor in Chief 

Start Date: ASAP  

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Engaging in administrative, curation, and editing tasks to prepare the next issue of LDF’s print magazine under the guidance of the Director of Original Content/Editor in Chief. Tasks may include supporting photo selection and caption editing; ensuring, along with contributors, that article text is print-ready; coordinating cross-divisional timelines; helping support distribution planning, and more; 
  • Researching and pitching ideas for original content pieces and offering research and copy editing support to OC writers and the Director of Original Content/Editor in Chief. 
  • Support the development of promotion plans for OC articles, in coordination with the Director of Original Content/Editor in Chief and Media and Digital Divisions; 
  • Researching new opportunities and avenues for original content dissemination and partnerships; 
  • Other responsibilities as assigned. 


  • Current or recent college student; 
  • Professional and/or academic experience in the communications or journalism fields and with writing for digital or print publications; 
  • Keen interest in policy and advocacy preferred; 
  • Strong administrative and organizational skills and attention to detail; 
  • Commitment to the racial justice mission of LDF.