Interns 2015

Serving a passionate military community, their family and friends with inspirational stories and great entertainment.

THE MIGHTY is hiring interns to help research and create curated and original content as well as basic administrative duties. Seeking individuals with interest and experience publishing content to various digital and social media platforms. Candidates with strong writing and organizational skills preferred. We are looking for interns with experience or interest in military-related content covering a range of categories including entertainment, comedy, sports, tactics, lifestyle, inspirational and informative. Candidates with extensive knowledge or experience serving in the U.S. Armed Forces preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Researching and drafting original posts.
  • Assisting editorial team to format and prepare editorial and social media posts.
  • Tracking, procuring and curating repurposed content.
  • Extensive research.
  • Maintaining spreadsheets and lists of potential and future content partners, relevant bloggers and sites, and more.
  • Various office administrative tasks including filing, copying, answering phones and more.

Key Skills & Qualifications:

  • Ability to write and edit original blog posts and social media messages.
  • Understanding and appreciation of social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Tumblr and more.
  • Understanding and appreciation of YouTube and online video.
  • Experience using PowerPoint, Excel and Photoshop.
  • Must be eligible for credit through college/university.

Servicemen and women with varied experience and skills are encouraged to apply.

This is a semester-long position based in our Hollywood, CA office. Reports to Executive Editor and Administrative Coordinator. Please submit resume and cover letter to info@wearethemighty.com.

TOP ARTICLES
9 reasons why you should have joined the Army instead

The only down side is knowing that when you get out, you will never be as cool as you were when you were doing "Hooah things" with your boys.

7 things all troops should know before becoming a sniper

With Hollywood tapping into the sniper lifestyle with films like "American Sniper," many young troops get a misconception what it's like to be one.

The first home-built Japanese supersonic fighter was a ship-killer

The Mitsubishi F-1 was designed to carry out the maritime strike mission, but also could carry AIM-9 Sidewinders.

This is why Bowe Bergdahl says he plead guilty

US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, held captive by the Taliban for five years after walking off his post in Afghanistan, is expected to plead guilty.

Say hello to America's newest 40mm grenade machine gun

The Mk-47 Mod 0 Advanced Grenade Launcher takes the auto 40 mike-mike to a whole new level.

10 craptastic Halloween costumes completely out of regulations

It's that time of year again! Halloween parties are being planned and folks who wouldn't hack it in the real military pick up cheap ass costumes.

This is how one man tried to end slavery all by himself

John Brown believed in American freedom but didn't trust democracy to guarantee it for all. His failed slave revolt was the opening salvo of the Civil War.

This is what happened to the soldiers from the 'Hurt Locker'

Many people have wondered what happened to the "Hurt Locker" troops after they returned home from deployment. Here's what our fictional investigators found.

This is the French missile that can wipe out a city

The M51 can carry six 100-kiloton TN-75 warheads and wipe out a city the size of Los Angeles.

How advisors could win the war in Afghanistan instead of combat troops

US military troops in Afghanistan have begun working with smaller Afghan units to prepare them for an aggressive offensive against the Taliban next year.