Full Job Description
Candidates from underrepresented communities (e.g., people of color, LGBTQ, veterans, differently able, etc.) are encouraged to apply!
Marcus Thomas is an agency with the deepest digital, social and creative teams in its weight class. But when it comes to our people, we’re a happy band of “commanders of the impossible.” Don’t tell us it can’t be done – we’ll always prove you wrong!
We are seeking an exceptionally talented intern to join our creative team to assist in our content box—where projects come to life! The ideal candidate for this role is attentive to detail, a team player and very passionate about the work they produce. If you are a self-starter, willing to work quickly and generate lots of ideas, you will be successful in this role. If you require a clear and detailed roadmap for each project, this is not the internship for you.
Work with minimum supervision and problem solve on a daily basis to meet various client demands
Meet deadlines by delivering work with little to no errors. Working nights or weekends may often be required to achieve this.
Organize files based on structure and naming conventions
Evaluate content for effective presentation so that it is prepared for review and rough cuts
Prep for upcoming video/photo shoots. Involves prop shopping, organizing the studio, cleaning the studio after a shoot, and have a willingness “to do the random”.
Minimum completion of two years of higher education with photojournalism, photography, videography, animation/video editing and/or visual arts as a major, preferred
A strong sense of quality with regard to video and photo production
Experience with DSLR and video cameras/simple shoot setups for quick interviews or capturing live events
Editorial experience a plus; ability to organize, edit video footage and light photo retouching
Proficiency in Premiere or After Effects
Video and/or still production experience; shoot video/stills (knowledge of set lighting and sound a plus)
Organizational and communication skills