Maestro is seeking a Content Writing Intern for a paid, semester-long program that will provide the intern direct experience creating various written content solutions. The Content Writing Intern works closely with Instructional Designers and Copywriters, gaining experience writing in a variety of real-world business settings.
This includes exposure to different modes of writing, including technical writing, instructional design, and copywriting, as well as roles associated to project management, graphic design, software development, and programming, as well as various industries and verticals, such as life sciences, finance, sales, and retailing.
The Content Writing Intern begins the internship learning about industry standards and shadowing meetings with clients, eventually taking on client-facing projects and additional assignments as directed. By the end of the internship, the Content Writing Intern is expected to work with minimal guidance.
Collaborates with various teams to determine written solution design and project strategy.
Researches a variety of source materials such as marketing brochures, standard operating procedures, and client feedback to inform written deliverables.
Develops outlines, storyboards, and scripts.
Reviews and edits written materials at designated milestones.
Performs additional tasks, such as copyediting Maestro projects and contributing to internal Maestro training resources.
Enrolled in or recently graduated from a program in English, Marketing, Journalism, or similar
Dynamic writing skill, with an understanding that not all copy requires an academic writing style, but does benefit from being well-organized and easy to read
Ability to quickly learn written standards and apply those standards to writing
Insane attention to detail and strong organizational skills
Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
Expertise in desktop publishing software (Google Docs and Microsoft Office)
Prior experience in professional writing
Passion for excellent user experiences
Ability to contribute without being asked and bring some fresh ideas to the table
Maestro is seeking to fill a contract position.
Looking for the right combination of talent, chemistry, character, and passion.
This internship can be full-time or part-time, depending on the candidate’s needs.
Maestro can provide academic credit if desired.