Fall Internship - Antiques Roadshow at WGBH in Boston, Massachusetts

Posted in Legal 12 days ago.

Type: Part-Time





Job Description:

WGBH enriches people's lives through programs and services that educate, inspire, and entertain, fostering citizenship and culture, the joy of learning, and the power of diverse perspectives.

DEPARTMENT OVERVIEW

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is PBS's most-watched ongoing series, seen by around 7 million viewers each week. During its regular production tour, the show asks the public to bring in their collectibles and antiques to events across the country. Thousands of people have their items appraised free of charge. Selected items are recorded with an expert from one of the leading auction houses or antique dealers in America. The series is typically in production from April through June and in pre- and post-production year round. ANTIQUES ROADSHOW has many components, including pre-production, post-production, business management, digital, and brand marketing & audience development.

JOB OVERVIEW
The role of the intern at ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is providing support to the pre-production, post-production, digital, and brand marketing & audience development teams. The intern will also have the opportunity to attend production meetings, audio mixes, and/or edit sessions as well as assist specific members of the team whose jobs are of interest

RESPONSIBILITIES


  • researching production locations

  • logging footage

  • helping finalize shows for delivery

  • attending weekly show screenings

  • researching, compiling, and vetting media contacts

  • sourcing and compiling media clips

  • helping fulfill press photo requests

  • helping to track and measure the success of ANTIQUES ROADSHOW’s social media efforts

  • captioning media files through YouTube

  • uploading media to ANTIQUES ROADSHOW's website through

  • assisting with light photo and video editing

  • maintaining administrative files and unit database

SKILL SET


  • Superior organizational abilities

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to work effectively, both independently and with a team, in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment

  • General aptitude with computers

  • Working knowledge of the main social media channels

  • Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop and video editing platforms

  • Media production experience is very helpful but not required; however, a strong interest in media production is necessary

JOB STATUS

Internship ( Part-time 16 hours)

INTERNSHIP OVERVIEW

WGBH internships provide students with valuable work experience and real-world knowledge across many different fields of study, from TV and radio production, to web design, accounting, law, and other administrative arenas.

FALL 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM


  • Fall 2020 Virtual Internship dates: September 14th - December 18th.

  • You must have cover letters for each internship that you are applying to.

  • Candidates must have their own computer and access to Wifi.

  • Candidates must be in an Undergrad or Grad program and have work authorization for the United States.

To learn more about our program follow us on Instagram:

https://www.instagram.com/wgbhinternship

WGBH is an equal opportunity employer. The community and audience we serve is diverse, and we wish to foster that diversity in our workplace. Toward that end, WGBH does not discriminate against individuals in hiring, employment or promotion on the basis of race, religion, color, sex/gender, gender identity and gender expression, age, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, citizenship, handicap or disability, veteran or military status, political belief, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.