2900 West Alameda Avenue, #600

Status

Open

Description

KCET, part of the Public Media Group of Southern California is seeking a creative Digital Content Intern for Summer 2021 to join our team and assist with creating and developing digital editorial content and strategies. The digital content intern will collaborate on creating articles and rich multimedia content, to support original programming slated to premiere Fall 2021 including Lost LA, Artbound, and a new digital series Found LA. The Intern will work in a fast-paced, highly creative team setting to produce original digital content that both supports and expands PMGSC’s objective to engage the public in innovative, entertaining, and transformative ways. This position will work approximately 30-40 hours a week from June to August.

Qualifications

PMGSC is seeking applicants with a passion for public media and a desire to join a highly creative, fast-paced digital content team. The intern should be engaged with digital media through websites and social media, and be familiar with content generators like Buzzfeed, Vox, and Tastemade. The intern should also be familiar with KCET and PBS So Cal and the mission of public media and be comfortable in sharing ideas in group meetings, be organized working with calendars and Google drive, communicate clearly and the ability to work collaboratively. Editorial writing and editing as well as documentary experience is ideal, but not required.

Background

KCET merged with PBS SoCal on October 1, 2018. Our new organization, Public Media Group of Southern California (PMGSC), was formed to provide a stronger public media presence that supports the creation of original programming and advances innovation as we lead the effort to build to a new public media vision and operating model for the digital age. Looking ahead, KCET, Link TV, and PBS SoCal will each maintain their distinct brand and identity as we work to advance our shared mission of using the power of media for public good.

How to Apply

Please provide your resume and cover letter detailing the Digital Content Intern position at Public Media Group of Southern California/KCET, appropriate skills that you possess, and why you are interested in this internship opportunity. All materials should be sent to internships@pmgsocal.org.