Thank you for your interest in joining MSP Communications.
Current openings and general information about employment and internship opportunities at Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
, Twin Cities Business
, and MSP Communications are listed below. To find out more about a particular employment opportunity, please contact the individual indicated under that section. Our address, phone, and fax information are listed at the end of this page.
For future consideration, please send a cover letter and current résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We offer an excellent benefit package to all full-time employees.
• 37 1/2–hour work week
• Summer hours
• 401(k) with employer matching
• Medical insurance
• Dental insurance
• Life insurance
• Disability insurance
Internships may be available in the following areas: editorial, sales and marketing, event planning, accounting, circulation, and IS. At this time we do not offer any internship programs for high school seniors.
Internships are available year-round in the editorial department of MSP Communications, which publishes Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
and multiple custom publications, including Delta Sky
magazine, Independent Banker
magazine, and more.
Job Description: The paid ($7.25/hour) position is about 30 hours per week and involves fact checking, participating in staff meetings and projects, writing, and editing for Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
, Mpls.St.Paul Weddings
, Mpls.St.Paul Home & Design
, and mspmag.com. Interns finesse research and reporting/editing skills and get an inside look at the workings of a monthly publication.
Start Dates: We offer spring, summer, and fall internships. There is some flexibility in the starting and ending dates, but the internships essentially follow a semester-based academic calendar.
Requirements: Candidate must be pursuing or have graduated with an English/ journalism/communications major or minor, or have related experience. Eagerness, a willingness to learn, and an interest in magazines is a must. Experience at a student publication is helpful, but not required.
Contact: To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, current résumé, and two or three writing samples or clips (no term papers, please) to Mpls.St.Paul Magazin
e at email@example.com
. Strong candidates have very clean, articulate application packages. Items should be in PDF or Word document format. No links to clips.
Indicate if you are interested in a spring, summer, or fall internship. Apply by April 11 for a summer internship, July 11 for fall, and November 7 for spring. No phone calls or follow-up e-mails, please. We contact candidates as soon as we are able.
Full- and part-time internships are available year-round in the digital media department of MSP Communications, which produces Mpls.St.Paul Magazine’s mspmag.com and Twin Cities Business’s tcbmag.com, in addition to several custom websites.
Job Description: The position involves writing teases and keywords, optimizing and creating images, beta testing functionality of new rollouts, and stripping and loading articles in a content management system. Video editing and production experience a plus. Interns will participate in staff meetings and projects and get an inside look at the workings of daily produced websites.
Start Dates: Vary, depending on internship.
Requirements: Eagerness, willingness to learn, and interest in online media; web editing, production, and/or design experience is helpful.
Contact: To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, current résumé, and two or three web samples (links or screenshots) to firstname.lastname@example.org, Attention: Stephani Bloomquist. Strong candidates have a marked interest in online journalism, design, and web technology. They are curious and willing to learn, and have very clean, articulate application packages. No phone calls or e-mails, please. We contact candidates as soon as we are able.
To apply for all other internships, please mail a cover letter and current résumé to MSP Communications, Attention: Human Resources, 220 S. 6th St., Ste. 500, Minneapolis, MN 55402; or e-mail email@example.com. Be sure to indicate your area of interest and if you are interested in a spring, summer, or fall internship. Apply by March 15 for a summer internship, July 15 for fall, and November 15 for spring. No phone calls, please.
MSP Communications is an equal opportunity employer.