SheKnows Media - Photo Intern

Posted 14-12-2015, offered

SheKnows Media is a top women’s digital lifestyle media company. Along with top brands BlogHer and StyleCaster, the company reaches 80.0 million unique visitors per month, making it the number-one women’s lifestyle media brand (comScore, Media Metrix, Multiplatform Lifestyles Category Ranking Report, April 2015, U.S.). SheKnows Media also reaches more than 162 million social media fans and followers.

THE INTERNSHIP

Join a dedicated team in a fun, energetic and hip atmosphere for a New York City dream internship!

We are looking for a smart, talented and driven Intern to assist our Photo Dept team during the Spring semester (January through May). The perfect candidate must possess the energy and desire to work in a fast-paced environment and the confidence to uphold the integrity of SheKnows standards. One of the best parts... for those of you who love photography and graphic design here's a tremendous opportunity to get published!

THE WORK

The Photography Intern will support the Photo and editorial team and Photo Editor on a day to day basis. This person will be familiar with the Online Media space and will have had successfully completed previous internships as well as past experience assisting photographers. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:

Assist our Photo and editor with production of new photo shoots on a variety of topics from entertainment to beauty to food
Have a thirst for learning new things and be an expert photo researcher
Brainstorm new ideas/Shoots and topics to cover
General editorial duties like photo research, setting up studio lighting, scouting locations, uploading images, running props and equipment to locations
Basic and High end re-touching in Photoshop and Lightroom is a plus!
Learn how to upload images to the SheKnows site using our custom-built online content management system
Be savvy in social media including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube
Assist with general office duties and provide some administrative support
THE FINE PRINT

Must be a student currently enrolled in a degree seeking program and able to receive college credit for internship hours
Background in Photography, graphic design, journalism or related field is a must
Must have Photography background, and take a high interest in Studio and on Location photo shoots
Have a DSLR camera and can take photos with confidence in various scenarios.
General understanding of Stock photography and Studio lighting
Possess solid communication skills, both verbal and written
Have great communication skills
Independent thinker, who loves to come up with creative ideas
Ability to juggle numerous projects at once under deadline pressure
Must have strong organization and deadline management skills
Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Photoshop, lightroom,Excel and Word
Be a team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude
You know how to have fun: We are a fun staff, and we genuinely love what we do, so charisma, a sense of humor and a thirst for learning new things will help.

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