As a national, independent, viewer supported media organization, KCET provides high-quality, culturally-diverse programming designed to engage the public in innovative, entertaining and transformative ways. Through independent perspectives, smart global programming, partnerships with communities, and opportunities for audience engagement and social action, KCET depicts people and the world through a lens that is unavailable elsewhere in U.S. media.
KCET, part of the Public Media Group of Southern California is seeking a creative Digital Production Intern for Summer 2020 to join our team and assist with creating and developing online content and strategies. The digital production intern will collaborate on digital content including articles, and rich multimedia content, to support original programming slated to premiere Fall 2020 including Election documentaries such as City Rising and Beloved California; 2020 election coverage including Ballot Brief; Tending Nature; and original digital content covering education, art and culture, and local history. 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 is a remote position with flexibile hours that may return to the office once it is safe to do so.
KCET is seeking applicants with a passion for public media and a desire to join a highly creative, fast- paced production 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. Video production and/or documentary experience is ideal, but not required.
How to Apply
Please provide your resume and cover letter detailing your preferred 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.