Production Assistant Intern
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 talentfind and purchase props and costumesprovide assistance during shoots as neededbe awesome The Qualifications:? ?? You have a cursory knowledge of nyc You have a network of contacts in the acting/film/photo worldYou’ve previously worked as an office production assistant or locations production assistantYou’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 boringyou have outstanding communication and interpersonal skillsYou take ownership of tasks and see them through to completionYou 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 www.quirky.com. 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."