DIGITAL MEDIA INTERNSHIP
Washington Digital Media
UPDATED ON 02.29.2020
Washington Digital Media, an award-winning digital media and video production company based in Washington D.C is looking for qualified internship applicants for its 2020 programs.
Washington Digital Media has over 5+ years of experience helping clients in the DMV with digital media and marketing projects. We are a bilingual and Latino owned company, with a track record of success helping community organizations and institutions here in the District of Columbia.
Some of our current and past clients include the DC Mayor's Office of Latino Affairs (MOLA), MGM National Harbor, Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School, the Alzheimer’s Association, St. Mary’s Center, as well as Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders 2016 election campaign.
This intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of digital media and video production.
The Digital Media Intern will be responsible for completing the following tasks:
Assist in the design and development of client and partner websites and webpages
Create engaging social media content for Washington Digital Media, our clients, and partner brands including posts, memes, photos, blogs, etc.
Assist with digital marketing and promotion efforts using Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, tools like AgoraPulse, FB Audience Insights, Hootsuite, and more.
Assist in the creation of signage, circulars, mockups, email campaigns, online promotion, etc.
Assist in the filming and editing of video projects for clients and partner brands
Assist in the set-up, organization, cleaning, and inventory of all video production equipment, cameras, and gear for all events and missions
Assist with the preparation and delivery of training materials
Perform analysis of marketing and sales data using data analytical tools like FB Audience Insights, Hootsuite, and others. Interns will learn how to export social-media data as a CSV file for use in other applications and programs.
Seek and analyze competitor marketing and sales materials, both on and offline
Enter information into Client Management Systems such as Wix Web tools, Shopify Partners, etc.
Provide support to social media efforts through effectively liking, engaging, boosting, and sharing brand content
This internship is open to all current undergraduate students and graduate students in all majors and studies.
The applicant must be able to BOTH complete work and missions independently on their own, as well as work with a diverse team representing people from various cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
The internship applicant should have a strong understanding of the internet, popular culture, trending topics, viral content, digital media, social media, etc.
The internship applicant should be energetic, motivated, creative, and open-minded. They should also demonstrate a willingness to learn and succeed.
We want hard-working and team-oriented individuals with a global and a creative mind.
The Digital Media Intern is required to complete a culminating project that will reflect the skills, knowledge, and experience gained throughout the internship.
The Digital Media Intern will work under the supervision and authority of the Lead Videographer and Cinematographer.
The intern will receive practical and real-world work experience in the Digital Media and Video Production industry based here in Washington D.C, the nation’s capital!
All interns will be assigned to a mentor who is a current Washington Digital Media employee. They will receive personalized expert training and developmental opportunities with experienced, knowledgeable professionals.
All interns will have opportunities to participate in company meetings and networking events here in Washington D.C exposing them to corporate and B2B culture here in the District of Columbia.
Spend your spring/summer vacation here in the nation’s capital surrounded by rich cultural attractions and fun recreational activities.
All interns will receive a small bi-weekly living stipend.
All interns will be required to complete the Facebook Blueprint Course and Certification. Facebook Blueprint is the official business marketing and advertising training certification offered by Facebook. Interns who complete the required online lessons and in-person assessment at FB Headquarters in Washington D.C. will become certified FB Blueprint Business Consultants. This is a valuable industry certification for anyone seeking future employment in the digital marketing field.
HOW TO APPLY:
All internship applicants must complete the following to apply:
Send an email with their resume and portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants must have a portfolio which includes photos, video, podcasts, music, blogs, publications, or any other digital media that demonstrates previous projects completed related to the scope of the internship
Applicants must include all their existing social media accounts including Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, and Twitter. Washington Digital Media will be reviewing all applicants' social media profiles to verify they meet the level of maturity and work culture requirements of the internship. *This is necessary due to the fact we work directly with political officials, local government agencies, non-profits, etc.