News Interviewer

Employer
Voice & Nation
Location
Is open to the interviewer's criteria
Salary
Unpaid, however, a small/symbolic stipend per month will be paid
Posted
Oct 09, 2019
Specialty
News & Journalism
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Internship

Job Description

  • The intern will conduct interviews and video record people in public places (vox pop) to get their opinion regarding the latest news
  • Questions will be provided to the interviewer in advance
  • The intern will interview five (5) individuals two times per week (ten people in total per week)
  • Interview dates will be scheduled in advance
  • Videos must be sent unedited within 24 hours of receiving the questionnaire
  • Each of the questionnaires includes around 10 news topics
  • The interviewer must feel comfortable asking questions regarding different news topics, such as politics, entertainment, and sports, among other ones
  • Interviewers name will appear on the video credits

Skills Required

  • Courteous
  • Responsible: deliver work on time
  • Comfortable approaching strangers at public places
  • Good a creating rapport with strangers
  • Fast thinker to probe respondents about their answers
  • Comfortable interviewing different topics such as politics, entertainment, sports, among others
  • Portray a neutral attitude any point of view from respondents

Qualifications

  • Studied at least a year at University or College 

‚ÄčRecruiting Process

  • Submit a resume with a cover letter stating why you would like to work with us at the email jobs@voiceandnation.com
  • In your resume email, submit a 1-minute video interview asking a couple of respondents the following question: Which party do you think will win the 2020 presidential election and why?