Paid Internship at Business Insider in New York, USA
Business Insider is looking for a Social Video Production Intern to join our growing editorial team immediately. You have one mission: make sure as many people around the world watch and share awesome TI and BI videos on mobile and desktop.
With a huge evergreen library to choose from as well as a continuous flow of news and trending videos, your day-to-day duties will be to edit, organize and distribute video content across platforms like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Instagram with the help of senior producers.
Responsibilities include editing videos, uploading and writing Facebook, YouTube and Instagram posts, working with producers and editors to identify and promote stories, and engaging with viewers across social. Also important: a keen eye for identifying trending stories before they go viral.
Please note that this internship requires that you work in our Manhattan office. The internship term runs for approximately six months, with some flexibility on start and end dates.
The ideal candidate has a voracious appetite for general news and also a knack for finding stories and videos that people want to share. She or he should be obsessed with Facebook and YouTube and Instagram, active on Twitter, and inherently interested in the next thing. This person should also be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, possess excellent communication skills, and be excited about building Business Insider’s social media presence. A background in video editing is required, experience in journalism or social media is a huge plus.