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COVID-19 Journalism Internship

Intern / Student, Full or part-time · Remote

Your responsibilities
  • You join the team of our health news magazine HealthNewsNet and write transparent reports to inform about the COVID-19 pandemic and other health subjects.
  • You get to know online journalism from the practical side.
  • You learn about exciting health topics and how to present them in a coherent way.
  • You discover and develop your writing talent.
  • You create editorial plans.
  • You learn to see the world from your target group's point of view.
  • You benefit from the rapid market feedback and our 21 years of online marketing expertise.
Your profile
  • You study Communication Studies, Media Studies, Journalism, Economics, Management, or Linguistics.
  • Your grammar and spelling proficiency are excellent - in writing and verbally.
  • You have high level social skills - you are always able to put yourself in the situation of your interlocutor.
  • Fast typing is not new to you.
  • You deal intuitively with websites, Office programs, and other software.
  • You are confident, reliable, and creative.
  • Your way of working is precise and efficient.
  • You are a team-player, but have no problems with working independently.
  • You are eager to work at one of the most successful and innovative SMEs of Europe.
Your prospects
  • See your articles on Google News.
  • Work in a young, motivated, and dynamic team.
  • Choose yourself where you want to work from: one of our beautiful offices in Wien, Salzburg, and Attersee, or remote.
  • Start immediately; without remuneration; duration by agreement.
Interested?
Please send us the following:
  • Cover Letter (1 page)
  • CV (2 pages max.)
About us

We save lives. Are You in?

Symptoma was founded in 2006 to save up to 1.5 million lives each year with the right diagnosis.

Our Mission:

Every patient deserves the right diagnosis and treatment.

Our Vision:

Building the Digital Health Assistant championing for the patients’ sovereignty.

Our core values:

  1. Lean: Little resources, big impact.
  2. Helpful: Leave a dent in this universe – for the better.
  3. Strong: Each one of us has unique super-human skills.

We are a complementary team and joined for a bold mission worth fighting for. We know how to overcome and embrace even the biggest challenges. When we fail, we stand up and win even bigger.

Symptoma is a Digital Health Assistant. Patients and doctors enter symptoms, answer questions, and find a list of matching causes – sorted by probability. Symptoma empowers users to uncover even ultra-rare diseases.

We're looking forward to your application!
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