is with pleasure that I write to you today to offer my candidacy for a
journalism internship .
I am an Australian Journalism student based in Paris since May 2015 and
currently completeing my final year of a Bachelor of Journalism by
correspondance at Monash University Melbourne, Australia.
As my CV indicates, I bring to
the role of intern 8 years’ professional experience working in communications
and event management roles in Australian Non-Profit and Government Agencies in
the areas of community development, law and the arts.
well-honed communication skills (copy-writing, editing, design, people
management) have proven highly transferable to the demands of journalism best
practice (research, interviewing, writing, editing, time-management).
internship at a progressive, and accountable news media organisation would
provide an invaluable opportunity for me to apply and refine my professional
selection of my student articles and features can be viewed on my student blog.
English language skills are impeccable, my written and spoken French is at an
intermediate level and I have excellent working knowledge of all Microsoft
Office Applications, Wordpress, Adobe CS5 Photo Shop, InDesign, Final Cut Pro,
Illustrator and Muse (Mac & PC).
would welcome the opportunity to elaborate on my suitability for an internship
at an interview.
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