Media Specialist Intern – MSU Office of Web and New Media
What do you need to be?
Bring your personality to this position and put your touch on all things Missouri State. Besides that, you need to love social media and engaging with others, like enjoy using social media so much that you’re interested in pursuing a career in social media and video production.
As the new media specialist intern, you will get the chance to contribute to a variety of university projects.
- You’ll be producing videos to engage with MSU students through the Missouri State Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
- We are looking for versatile storytellers who can record, edit and produce videos about current students, faculty and alumni.
- You’ll attend university events such as Welcome Weekend, Bears Homecoming and commencement.
What are the qualifications?
You have to be an MSU student, for starters, and at least in your second semester of your freshman year. Ideally, you are pursuing a career in video production, social media or related fields.
The point of your whole job is to create videos for social media, specifically. So, one to two years of experience editing and recording video is needed. You also must be able to carry and handle video equipment for filming on location.
You should be prepared to complete many of the internship hours in the evenings and on the weekends, but don’t let that stop you from this great opportunity. A majority of the events you will be filming are exciting and you will get to experience Missouri State from a whole new lens. Additionally, the students, faculty and alumni you will be filming will open your heart to so many different viewpoints.
Finally, you must also be committed to working with our diverse audiences and community populations, while demonstrating cultural competence.
Applying for the job
- At least three examples of your video work
Interviews will be from April 30-May 4.