City Pages seeking editorial multimedia interns for 2014
Have a knack for visual storytelling through video production? Love doing interviews on camera? Got a few stories about the Twin Cities community that you'd like to tell on film?
Internships at City Pages aren't limited to our editorial internships reporting the news or our photography internships. This year, we're bringing our coverage into another territory: multimedia.
If you're a student (who is eligible for school credit) with an eye for video production, read on.
Here are the details about what the multimedia internship entails:
Voice Media Group (City Pages) multimedia interns will produce video content for the paper's website to accompany its print features and online reporting. Multimedia interns coordinate with the editor, reporters, web editor, and art director to produce two brief segments each week, as well as two long-term projects over the course of the semester. (S)he must have excellent communication and organizational skills, well-developed creative and production skills, and be comfortable working independently and juggling several projects on tight deadlines.
Some offices are equipped with cameras and accessories, but in general, equipment is not provided. Interns must have reliable transportation; VMG will reimburse for mileage and assignment expenses. Candidates must be proficient in Apple Final Cut Pro X and Compressor, with some knowledge of Apple Motion as well as any editing software the intern may own.
To apply, send a résumé and clips to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include "Multimedia Intern" and "City Pages" in the subject line. Applicants who are not enrolled in school and who are unable to receive academic credit are ineligible.