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ABOUT THE ROLE
Short Form, is looking for a dedicated Production/Podcast Intern. The internship will include research, podcast assistance, on-site production assistance, and post-production management. Interns will gain first hand experience with our production process from development to delivery. Interns will have the opportunity to contribute to Short Form’s video. Applicants should know about new media and film; experience with camera equipment and Hindenburg/audition is a plus. Ideal Interns will have strong writing, organizational, and research skills; interests in journalism and international news.
As the team's summer Intern, you will provide production and administrative support to the Short Form team. You will work on projects across all verticals. The summer internship offers a talented and motivated student the opportunity to work on a range of projects with a variety of stories, as well as to develop production coordinating skills.
As the Intern, you may:
- Organize and maintain production files and production asset storage.
- Participate in pre-production planning and meetings for upcoming shoots.
- Support the Production team on site and in-studio during shoots.
- Proven skills/proficiency organization strategies
- Self Starter
- Positive attitude
- Vocal during brainstorms
- Ability to be proactive, resourceful and flexible.
- Bring to the table a unique viewpoint and creative outlook on the world!
- Hindenburg/audition Audio Software
- Camera Op experience
Applicants must meet all of the criteria below to be eligible:
- Interns must currently be enrolled in a two or four year college/university.
- Interns must attend the required Intern Orientation.
- Interns must be available to work the full intern session: June 5th, 2018 – August 10th, 2018.
- All interns must have proper authorization to work in the United States.
- Interns are non-exempt and will be paid an hourly rate of $13/hour in NY.
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Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with the New York City Fair Chance Act or other applicable state or local laws.
*Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily, with or without a reasonable accommodation. The requirements and essential functions described above are not an exhaustive list and instead are meant to describe the general nature and level of work required of the job. VICE reserves the right to modify the essential functions of this position where a legitimate business exists.
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