Production Assistant Intern

New York
May 16, 2013
Jun 15, 2013
Ms. Suzannah Kerr
The Candidate:? ?

You’re a student or recent graduate with an interest in video production. You love movies but hate being in front of the camera. You love the idea of tracking down the perfect color lampshade to go with that perfect color t-shirt. You can juggle 6 things at once and ask for more. You have researched Quirky, love our process, and know our products. You want an internship that will not only allow you to learn the ropes, but also provide you the grounds to make a difference. You’re looking for a challenge, you have a bias for action, and you know how to get shit done. ?If this sounds like you, then please read on.

The Responsibilities:??

help find and schedule locations for shoots
locate and contact on screen talent
find and purchase props and costumes
provide assistance during shoots as needed
be awesome

The Qualifications:? ??

You have a cursory knowledge of nyc
You have a network of contacts in the acting/film/photo world
You’ve previously worked as an office production assistant or locations production assistant
You’re handy with a camera to document behind the scenes awesomeness (not necessary but definitely a plus!)
You have a knowledge of final cut pro (not necessary but definitely a plus)
You’re a multi-tasker: Taking on one project at a time is boring
you have outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
You take ownership of tasks and see them through to completion
You enjoy a rapidly changing, entrepreneurial environment?? ?

The Application:??

Send a personalized note to Ben Machado.?Share why you’re the perfect candidate for this job.??Include when you’d be able to start and how many weeks and days per week you are able to intern.? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?

The Application:

1. Check us out at Spend some time on our site understanding what we do. If you like what you see, please continue.

2. Submit your resume with a customized cover letter addressed to me, Suzannah Kerr, telling me why you want this job and why we should pick you.

3. In order to be considered, you must either attach a PDF of your portfolio to your application or link us to your portfolio website in the section where we ask for your "Website, Blog, or Portfolio."

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