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Communications Intern

The Job: 

HerStry is looking for a Communications Intern who is passionate about women’s rights, feminism, writing, and good storytelling. The Communications Intern will take a large role in helping HerStry steppe as one of the leading online literary publications for women.  

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist in composing social media posts for Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook

  • Assist in scheduling social media posts each month. 

  • Monitor all social media platforms liking and commenting as HerStry when appropriate and necessary 

  • Aid in designing the HerStry monthly newsletter

  • Other duties as negotiated during term of internship

Qualified Applicants Must: 

  •  Be a student at an accredited college/university in Milwaukee, Wisconsin or a surrounding community

  • Be majoring in communications, marketing or a similar field

  • Be proficient in social media platforms (preferably Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest)

  • Be able to work independently

  • Have access to a cell phone and personal computer

  • Have experience with Mailchimp or similar programs

  • Have an interest in working to empower woman and girls

 Interested Applicants may send cover letter and resume to Julia@herstryblg.com

Application Deadline August 15th

Editorial Intern

The Job:

HerStry is looking for an Editorial Intern who is passionate about helping women tell their stories. This position will work closely with HerStry editor in chief to help HerStry step up as one of the leading online literary publications for women.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Read and edit personal essay submissions

  • Read and edit monthly theme submissions

  • Work with HerStry staff to clean up past published essays, creating a uniformed site

  • Work closely with Babes Who Write to create master list of all submission opportunities

  • Other duties as negotiated during term of internship

Qualified Applicants Must

  • Be an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college/university in Milwaukee, Wisconsin or a surrounding community.

  • Be majoring in english, journalism, creative writing or a similar field

  • Be able to work independently

  • Have access to a cell phone and personal computer

  • Have experience with editing articles for publication

  • Have an interest in working to empower woman and girls

 Interested Applicants may send cover letter and resume to Julia@herstryblg.com