media internship - photography

apply by march 26!

JOB SUMMARY:

The photography position is responsible for providing all photography needs for Kaleo events, as well as any specific needs for the project throughout the summer. The student will shoot, edit and catalogue their photographs for current and future use. This student will also collaborate with other media and administrative interns to help plan and execute Kaleo programs and events. 

 

The internship is designed to give the student essential industry insights and hands-on experience in their field of choice. It’s a part-time, 8-week commitment from May 23rd – July 16th. The time requirement would be an estimated 15-20 hours per week. The schedule will be determined around the student’s other obligations (Kaleo, school, work, etc.). Students can raise money to receive a paycheck for the internship. Inquire for more details if interested.

 

Benefits include professional development sessions and mentorship. 

RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:

  • Capture photos of events, students, speakers and anything related to Kaleo

  • Edit photos with a consistent aesthetic

  • Organize photos and deliver them on StuMo’s Flickr page

  • Plan out photos to be used for a variety of digital media – Kaleo Instagram, Kaleo website, newsletters, future marketing materials and videos

  • Contribute ideas and ways to improve photography and/or digital media as a whole with the Kaleo administrative team

  • Assist team leads and administrative staff with logistics and planning of key Kaleo events 

  • Create an immersive digital experience at each StuMo Night (i.e. help provide photography for different videos, slides, etc.)

  • Attend each StuMo event with an attitude to serve

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Moderate experience in shooting and editing photographs

  • Above average communication skills

  • Familiar with your own camera and cameras settings

  • Proficiency in Adobe Lightroom/Creative Cloud

  • Laptop computer

  • Ability to multitask and work on multiple projects at a time

  • Strong work ethic and willingness to learn

EDUCATION & PRIOR STUMO EXPERIENCE:

  • Student must be a Kaleo participant, KLP or DGL

  • Going into your junior or senior year

  • 2.5 GPA or higher seeking a degree in one of the majors listed below: 

    • Media: Videography, Photography, Graphic Design, Digital Media, Media Arts or similar

    • Communications: Public Relations, Advertising, Marketing or similar

  • Portfolio of work examples

StuMo is excited to host a media internship this summer and provide the opportunity for a student to grow in their communication and knowledge of digital media, as well as add value to the project. We believe that serving behind the scenes of a Kaleo project can be a growing opportunity for any student that is artistically inclined and desires to pursue digital media as a profession. We are excited to find the right person for the role! Please submit an application if you are interested in this role.