It's an exciting time to join Marketplace. We are an industry leader in telling meaningful and creative stories on the radio with more than 13 million weekly listeners, and a multi-media enterprise centered around the ambition of raising the economic intelligence of all Americans.
Marketplace is one of the most dynamic multimedia brands in the country, known for an irreverent approach to business and economic news on multiple platforms. Our currency is good ideas. We value creativity and unorthodox thinking. And while we are serious about covering business and the economy the right way, we don't take ourselves too seriously.
Intern, Video - Marketplace:
Marketplace is an industry leader in telling meaningful, creative stories consumed by millions of people each week across platforms. Our newsroom is offering an excellent, six-month internship opportunity for those who have an active interest in journalism and video, who are interested in our mission of raising the economic intelligence of all Americans. The intern will acquire hands-on video production and post-production experience working alongside and learning from our on-demand team.
Ongoing assistance with editing short explainer-style videos and documentaries
Organize footage, sync sound, and other assistant editor responsibilities
Assist with multi-cam video shoots
Animate backgrounds, titles, templates and general motion GFX for short-form videos in original and engaging ways
Sourcing photo and video and music stock footage as it pertains to each project
Research story ideas; help storyboard ideas; contribute to scripts as needed
Participate in and contribute to team meetings
Partial subsidy for onsite parking or public transportation
Eligible to accrue sick time off
Eligible for health insurance as required under the ACA
Participate in robust on-boarding experience
Professional development: on-the-job training, intercultural development assessment, formal performance review feedback sessions, etc.
Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
Must be able to perform the essential duties of the position with or without reasonable accommodation
Required to move about in an office environment and sit for extended periods of time
Required to move about in the community
Frequent use of hands for data entry/keystrokes and simple grasping
Moderate noise level
Occasional exposure to prevalent weather conditions
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
We are committed to hiring a breadth of diverse professionals and encourage members of diverse groups to apply.
Enrolled Senior in an undergraduate or Master's program OR have earned a degree within the last 12 months
Strong working knowledge with video editing
Strong working knowledge of Adobe Premiere and Photoshop is a must
Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects and Illustrator
Self-starter with an interest in news-driven storytelling and journalism
Strong organizational and communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines and work both independently and collaboratively
Coursework or experience in video journalism or documentary filmmaking
Internal Number: #533-20
About American Public Media Group | Marketplace
We are American Public Media Group (APMG), the parent organization of a large, dynamic group of not-for-profit broadcasting entities:
American Public Media™, one of the largest producers and distributors of public radio shows and podcasts in the world. APM’s portfolio includes Live from Here, The Splendid Table®, Performance Today®, BBC World Service, and Brains On!®
Minnesota Public Radio®, a 45-station regional radio network that brings news, classical music and AAA-format rock to Minnesota and parts of North and South Dakota, Iowa and Wisconsin.
Southern California Public Radio™, a group of news and information stations based in Pasadena and serving Los Angeles and the Inland Empire.
Marketplace®, a portfolio of radio programs and podcasts about economics and finance that includes Marketplace®, Marketplace Tech®, and Marketplace Morning Report®.
APM Reports, our investigative and documentary unit, and the creator of the acclaimed podcast series In the Dark.