Multimedia & Podcasting Intern
Job description: The multimedia intern in the IU Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President will be responsible for specific segments of the Class of 2020 Project, a four-year documentary film focused on the lives of 12 students. The intern will help schedule interview and b-roll shoots with assigned Class of 2020 students, including daylong “day in the life” segments; transcribe video interviews, using the material to generate blogs; and thoroughly document all collected 2020 material through the established archiving system. This intern will also have responsibilities for the following podcast projects: (booking and/or interviewing guests, running sound/recording, light research, podcast editing) Through the Gates podcast (and the Sample pod) and Stories from Home podcast. Excellent writing skills, inherent creativity, and graphic design skills a plus. Necessary: superior time management skills, weekend availability, the ability to work collaboratively and to gracefully take direction and edits, and the ability to work independently and exercise good judgment. Must check IU email frequently and respond as soon as possible on availability for assignments as they arise.
Qualifications: Strong candidates will demonstrate a proficiency in video/video-editing, podcast recording/editing, and photography/photo-editing; excellent written communication skills; the ability to professionally interact with IU administrators, faculty staff, visitors, students, and alums; attention to detail and deadlines and the ability to write, interview and shoot for different audiences.
Application instructions: Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, two produced videos, and six examples of photography to Ethan Gill, email@example.com and Jennifer Piurek, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Work Schedule: flexible, including weekend & evening hours as needed
Hours per week: 10-20 (25 maximum allowed)
Employment start date: negotiable
Employment end date: negotiable
Supervisors: Jennifer Piurek & Ethan Gill