WETA Television Broadcasting WETA Television Broadcasting

WETA WETA

Location Arlington, VA
Start Date
End Date
Application Deadline 7/15/15
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate
Contact Information 703.998.2600 3939 Campbell Avenue, Arlington, VA 22206 - See more at: http://www.weta.org/contact#sthash.yrZQ31mC.dpuf

Description

WETA Public Television and Classical 90.9 FM provides internship opportunities designed to help expand students' kNowledge and experience in public media and compliment their studies.

Requirements

Preferred major in Communications, English, Media Studies, or a related field. Interested in public broadcasting and television production. Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills. Experience and familiarity with social media platforms and television production techniques. Must be well organized with attention to detail. This is an unpaid internship with a small travel stipend available. For more information about our internship program and to apply, visit our website: http://www.weta.org/about/careers/internships

Responsibilities

interns in WETA’s Television Broadcasting department will have the opportunity to assist the producer and associate producer on production of WETA local documentaries. Interns will support producer and associate producer on shoots and edit sessions as needed, research potential stories, prepare and send files for transcription, and run tapes between crews and editors. Additionally, interns will help organize and maintain production binder of documents and assist with taking production stills during shoots. Interns will also assist with social media and outreach efforts for the Television Broadcasting department. This includes reaching out via social media about local productions such as teasers for upcoming productions, assisting with promoting WETA programs on WETA TV 26, WETA HD, WETA UK, and WETA Kids (highlights and tune-ins) using social media, and assisting with research as needed.