About the Role & Internship
WPVI-TV is an ABC-owned television station (OTVS) located in an innovative facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania! The Marketing Department is an advertising powerhouse fueled by imaginative producers and artists. Our goal is to elevate the brands of 6abc and Action News, Philadelphia’s #1 source for news, covering Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and beyond!
What You Will Do
You will have the opportunity to observe and participate in a fast-paced, hands-on, and creative operation that includes producing news, programming, and special events promos, implementing the graphic look for the station, as well as crafting content for 6abc.com and all of Action News’ social media platforms.
You will be involved in all facets of creative execution, from research and concept to pre and post-production
Learn to become a production whiz, by getting hands-on experience with writing, shooting, and editing promotional videos.
Create outstanding and fun video content for social media platforms
You will become a TikTok and Instagram specialist. Amplify our brand’s voice by dreaming up that next viral post.
You’ll be a hard-working ambassador for the TV station, representing us at lively community events and activations.
Observe and act as a production assistant during marketing shoots
Collaborate with other Marketing team members to assist with projects as needed
Required Qualifications & Skills
A strong passion for video editing and graphic design (proficiency with Adobe Premiere & Photoshop is vital). You are eager to pick up a camera and hit record.
An out-of-box problem solver with a knack for writing. You have a curiosity for local news, current events, and popular trends.
You are a dedicated team player who is also confident working independently.
A highly motivated self-starter who is willing to take initiative, and solve challenges.
A hunger to learn and observe. You think on your feet, like learning new things, and learn quickly
Eligibility Requirements & Internship Information
Must be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within 6 months at the time of application posting OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the internship
Program length– The approximate dates of this internship are January 2024 through June 2024
Work details– Must be fully available to work 20 hours each week for the duration of the internship
Housing– Must provide own housing for the duration of internship program in Philadelphia, PA
Transportation– Must have reliable transportation to/from work
Candidate may provide a link to a portfolio of work samples (if applicable, please include a password in the section indicated in the application)
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