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Spring 2020: VCU College of Humanities & Sciences - Video Production/Broadcast Journalism Intern

Nov 18, 2019

Posted in: Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships

Name of Business:

VCU, The College of Humanities and Sciences

 

Type of internship

Broadcast journalism, video production

 

Video Intern Position Description

The College of Humanities and Sciences is accepting applications for an enthusiastic student intern with a passion for video and a talent for creating engaging content. The successful candidate will work with the director of communications to produce content for social media and the web. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated and creative individual with video production and editing skills. We are looking to you to tell the stories of the College in an interesting and engaging way. This internship also requires organizational skills, self-motivation, and an ability to meet deadlines. 

 

Intern Responsibilities

  • Research, film, and edit news stories, profiles, features, social media content, and b-roll
  • Conduct on-camera interviews with faculty, staff, students, and alumni as needed for stories
  • Edit film that is submitted to the College by outside community members, like alumni or donors
  • Assist the director of communications and the social media coordinator with any video needs
  • Collaborate with communications and graphic design interns on content for the College

 

Intern Qualifications

Junior or senior with 3.0 GPA

Strong writing and interviewing skills

Strong communicator

Ability to meet deadlines

Organized and detail-orientated

Self-starter

Fluency in Adobe Premiere or similar video editing software



When offered

Year-round, hours are flexible

 

Paid/unpaid/stipend

Unpaid; college credit

 

Location

Blanton House, Monroe Park Campus

 

Who to contact

Alexis Finc, director of communications

alfinc@vcu.edu

 

How to contact

Please email a cover letter/resume and three links to video projects to Alexis Finc, director of communications (alfinc@vcu.edu).