News Desk Editor Internship

Position Title: News Desk Editor
Location: Corporate: (Morrisville, NC)
Type of Position: Part Time Internship
Issuer Direct (NYSE: ISDR) is a global communications and compliance platform company, with offices in Research Triangle Park, NC, Salt Lake City,UT, Alberta, CA, and London, UK. Thousands of CEO’s, CFO’s, compliance and shareholder communications professionals around the world rely on ISSUER DIRECT to deliver their company’s vision to the market and to stay in compliance with regulatory agencies.

ISSUER DIRECT sells compliance and shareholder communications products and services to public and private companies, around the world. The ever expanding Accesswire outreach platform tells a company’s story with maximum efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Accesswire is aligned with ISSUER DIRECT’s other platforms for seamless distribution and real-time analytics.  
As one of fastest growing companies in our space, we are excited to be recruiting for skilled professionals looking to be a part of our dynamic team. We are currently seeking an Intern for News Desk Editor to join our editorial team for our newswire division, ACCESSWIRE.

Position Summary

The News Desk Editor internship is available to currently enrolled college students in their junior or senior year pursuing careers in the media or communications field. The successful applicant will be responsible for assisting the News Desk Editors, which includes but is not limited to developing stories, editing press releases, and supporting clients with distribution requirements.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Handles all aspects of the dissemination of a press release
  • Conducts complete editorial reviews of each release received
  • Assists clients with their distribution requirements
  • Ensures consistency regarding branding and style
  • Responds to client needs in a timely and efficient manner and troubleshoots user errors when required

Skills and Abilities

Minimum Education and Experience

Physical Conditions / Requirements

Issuer Direct is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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If you’re the right motivated, aggressive, results-driven individual who gets excited about closing new business, please submit your resume along with a cover letter indicating your availability and salary requirements for consideration to

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Issuer Direct® is an industry-leading communications and compliance company focusing on the needs of corporate issuers. Issuer Direct’s principal platform, Platform id., empowers users by thoughtfully integrating the most relevant tools, technologies and services, thus eliminating the complexity associated with producing and distributing financial and business communications. Headquartered in RTP N.C., Issuer Direct serves more than 2,000 public and private companies in more than 18 countries.

US Global HQ

500 Perimeter Park Drive, Suite D
Morrisville NC 27560

Tel: +1.919.481.4000

Fax: +1.919.481.6222

Other US Office Locations

Salt Lake City, Utah

New York City, New York

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Toll Free: 877.481.4014

International Office Locations

London, United Kingdom

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Toll Free: 877.481.4014