Atlantic Media is dedicated to equipping opinion leaders with breakthrough ideas & original insights. Its powerful affiliate companies, including The Atlantic, Government Executive Media Group, & National Journal Group, reach leaders across all sectorsconsumer, business, media, & government. Strategically designed to meet the unique needs of the communities its companies serve, Atlantic Medias innovative portfolio of digital, print, event, social, & video platforms engages an influential audience of over 55 million worldwide each month.
Atlantic Media Fellowship
Atlantic Media offers highly ambitious recent college graduates a unique full-time opportunity to participate in our Fellowship Program. This Program is a structured, year-long, paid fellowship for top-tier talent committed to careers in media in business or editorial functions. Fellows spend the year working alongside a team within one of our prestigious brands.
Founded in 1857 & today one of the fastest growing media platforms in the industry, The Atlantic has throughout its history championed the power of big ideas & continues to shape global debate across print, digital, events, video, & audio platforms. The Atlantic is a multimedia forum on the most critical issues of our timesfrom politics, global, & the economy, to technology, arts, & culture.
Atlantic 57 is the award-winning consulting division of The Atlantic. Founded to help other leading brands & organizations learn from The Atlantics transformation from legacy brand to media pioneer, today it brings together the best thinking across business strategy, journalism, communications, audience research, design, & product development to help clients succeed in a changing world.
National Journal Group
National Journal is a premier research & insights company committed to helping organizations effectively navigate Washington. The mission is to equip the thousands of government & business leaders in the nations capital with the intelligence, insights, & connections they need to save time, increase efficiency, & deliver success. Best known as one of Washingtons most trusted media brands for nearly 50 years, our expertise is unmatched with teams of specialists dedicated to government affairs, communications, & political research, in addition to exceptional journalism. National Journals premier products are: National Journal Leadership Council, Hotline, Race Tracker, National Journal Daily, Ballast Research, Network Science Initiative, & the newly launched Presentation Center Concierge.
Government Executive Media Group
Government Executive is government's business news daily & the premier digital destination for senior leaders in the federal government's departments & agencies. Our readers are the high-ranking civilian & military officials who are responsible for defending the nation & carrying out the laws that define the government's role in our economy & society. Our essential editorial mission is to cover the business of the federal government & its huge departments & agencies -- dozens of which dwarf the largest institutions in the private sector. Government Executive Media Group also includes Nextgov (on technology & the future of government), Defense One (covering emerging national security issues) and Route Fifty (on state & local government).
Editorial Fellowship opportunities could include, but are not limited to:
- Branded content
- Copy editing
- Event content creation
- Multimedia editing
- Podcast production
- Social media
- Video production
Atlantic Media Academy
Additionally, all Atlantic Media Fellows participate in the Atlantic Media Academy, a comprehensive curriculum providing professional development & a 360-degree view of the modern media industry covering the editorial, operational, & economic sides of both magazine & digital journalism today.
The Fellowship will begin in January 2020 and will run through December 2020. All Fellowship opportunities will be located in Washington, D.C. or New York, NY.
Who an Atlantic Media Editorial Fellow Is:
As a world-renowned enterprise that thinks & acts like a digital media startup, we place a premium on finding exceptional talent. We seek individuals with fresh perspectives who constantly push us to be at the forefront of an increasingly digital, mobile & social world.
Attributes Particular to the Role:
- Passionate: Having a strong interest in journalism and online media
- Conscientious: Concerned with detail and possessing effective time management & organizational skills
- Mature: Poised & adept at exhibiting grace under pressure
Atlantic Media Values at Least by Aspiration:
- Force of Ideas: At the center of Atlantic Media work are the ideas within our writing. We believe that ideas to the good & not have consequence. Our highest work is bringing rigor, insight, intellectual honesty, to that ultimate purpose of separating the bad from the good, & giving voice to the latter.
- Spirit of Generosity: Atlantic Media seeks in its ranks a spirit of generosity a natural disposition in each colleague toward service & selfless conduct. Atlantic Media writing should be cut from the same cloth critical on the merits but informed by charity & forbearance in measuring motive & personal character.
Atlantic Media is an equal opportunity employer of minorities, women, veterans, & those with disabilities.
The January 2020 Fellowship application is open through midnight EST October 28, 2019.