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The Daily Tar Heel has student job opportunities in all departments. The job opportunities require different skill sets but more importantly, a willingness to learn and work hard. Our graduates go on to top jobs in journalism, advertising, politics, technology, the law and many other professions. Check out this page to learn more about job opportunities in each department.
The Daily Tar Heel newsroom has job opportunities for reporters, copy editors, photographers, designers and digital producers. The newsroom hires new staff three times a year: at the beginning of each semester and at the beginning of summer school. Here's a list of frequently asked questions and answers about the newsroom hiring process.
Beginning newsroom positions are unpaid.
Apply for current openings: The spring 2020 application is now available.
The opinion editor hires Editorial Board members and columnists at the end of each semester. These positions are unpaid.
Questions: Email the opinion editor.
Overview: DTH Media Corp. is looking for two enthusiastic junior account executives to join our advertising sales team. Our account executives build relationships with clients and help sell and provide advertising and marketing services to both national and local clients.
Our account executives are responsible for selling, coordinating and managing both print and digital advertising and marketing campaigns.
DTH Advertising is currently hiring junior account executives for Fall 2020. Apply here.
Questions: Email the advertising director.
1893 Brand Studio
The 1893 Brand Studio is a full-service, student-powered marketing agency that brings storytelling solutions to local businesses of all shapes and sizes. Our students strategize with clients, execute large campaigns and learn what goes behind the scenes in marketing for small businesses. We create content clients can be proud of and have fun along the way.
Students are paid per client assignment after a short training period. We are looking for storytellers, campaign strategists, videographers, photographers, designers, web developers and more.
Questions: Email the managing director, Keaton Swanzy.
Apply for current openings here. Positions for campaign strategists and storytellers for Fall 2020 are filled. We are still hiring graphic designers, videographers, photographers and web developers. The deadline is Friday, May 30. We will continue to review applications on a rolling basis and hire as needed.
Customer service representatives. They are typically hired at the beginning of each semester. These positions are federal work-study jobs.
Questions: Email the general manager.
Apply for current openings: Here.