Job Opportunities

Careers

There are no full-time job openings at this time, but we are currently seeking digital-savvy writers to produce stories primarily for our website in a variety of areas. We are looking for experts in the following topics: community-related Jewish news, arts and entertainment, restaurants/food and Israel news.

Writers need to be able to turn around stories quickly and be available to help jump on breaking news stories as they arise. Writers will be responsible for posting their stories on thejewishnews.com. Writers must be comfortable taking photos and video (either via phone or personally-owned camera) and able to navigate social media sites including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Please contact ajacobs@renmedia.us for more info.

Internships

We offer internships in photography, videography, and reporting for college and graduate students. We are seeking interns in the following areas:

Photography or videography intern: Do you love taking photos or creating short videos? Student interns will have the opportunity to expand their portfolio and gain experience creating videos and/or photographing people and Jewish events primarily for our website (www.thejewishnews.com). Requirements include roughly 15 hours/week occasional weekend and evening availability. This internship is for college credit only. Please e-mail ajacobs@renmedia.us with a resume and personal website or portfolio.

Reporter intern: Are you a dedicated journalism or communications student interested in getting a feel for a newsroom environment? As a reporter intern, you will have the opportunity to develop stories affecting the Metro Detroit Jewish community and learn about both print and digital news publishing. Students will also earn how to post stories on our website and social media. Requirements include roughly 15 hours/week and occasional weekend and evening availability. This internship is for college credit only. Please send a resume and 2-3 writing samples to ajacobs@renmedia.us.

Digital Freelancers

The JN is currently seeking digital-savvy writers to produce stories primarily for our website in a variety of areas. We are looking for experts in the following topics: community-related Jewish news, arts and entertainment, politics and restaurants/food.

Writers will be responsible for posting their stories on thejewishnews.com. Writers must also be comfortable taking photos and video (either via phone or personally-owned camera) and able to navigate social media sites including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Please contact ajacobs@renmedia.us for more info.