Production / Community Engagement Internships

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The Nine Network of Public Media in St. Louis, MO (ninenet.org) is in search of eager, hard-working interns that want to learn about and apply their skills and talents to support the Nine Network of Public Media’s work in production/community engagement.  All internships require a minimum of a 10-hour per week commitment, with some availability of paid internships.  To apply, please e-mail a resume and cover letter indicating your skills and interest to ashaw@ketc.org.

Production Support Intern

The Nine Network of Public Media (ninenet.org) seeks self-motivated, creative interns with a passion for content creation. Nine produces regular series and short form content for social, online and broadcast distribution. Interns support the producers in all aspects of video production from videography, editing, writing, promotion, and distribution. 

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in or recently graduated an accredited college or university
  • Strong written and verbal creative and communication skills
  • Must have knowledge in Final Cut 10 or other video editing software
  • Competent in using social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) to generate interest and awareness
  • Experience with digital photography software (Photoshop) to facilitate social media content
  • Overall web, Google Drive apps and computer confidence (uploading files, navigating web sites, etc.)
  • Must be proficient with iOS platforms 
  • Must have excellent organizational skills and the ability to multitask
  • Must be self-motivated
  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision to meet deadlines
  • Must be dependable and team-oriented

Community Engagement Intern

The Nine Network of Public Media seeks self-motivated, creative interns with and excellent organizational, communication, and presentation skills to assist with the Nine’s work in the community related to a variety of content initiatives. The aim of this work is to better understand the issues that are important to the people of our region, especially as it relates to children and education. Must be knowledgeable with Microsoft Office, Facebook, Twitter, and Google Docs. Individual must have both talent and interest in working with a wide range of stakeholders (teachers, students, community members, etc.), organizing information, and preparing documents and resources for meetings, events, and interactive learning experiences.             

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in or recently graduated an accredited college or university
  • Must be willing to help organize and assist with community conversations, community engagement activities, partner meetings, etc.
  • Strong written, verbal communication skills including presentation skills 
  • Competent in using social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) to generate interest and awareness
  • Experience with working and communicating with stakeholders (community members, community leaders, youth, parents, etc.)
  • Overall ability to properly use Microsoft Office and Google Drive/Docs 
  • Must have excellent organizational skills and the ability to multitask
  • Must be self-motivated
  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision to meet deadlines
  • Must be dependable and team-oriented