Job Opportunity: Programming Intern:Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
Date PostedMay 7, 2022 - 11:25am
Volunteer & Intern
Community Art/Cultural Organization,Media Arts (Film/Radio/TV)
Philadelphia County (PA)Pay Type:
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Philadelphia Film SocietyDepartment: Programming
Reports to: Programming Manager
Transforming Philadelphia through the power of film.
As the producer of the Philadelphia Film Festival and creative force behind the Philadelphia Film Center and the PFS Bourse Theater, the Philadelphia Film Society (PFS) raises consciousness of film as an important art form in Philadelphia and serves as a vital piece of the city's arts and culture community.
ABOUT THE PHILADELPHIA FILM SOCIETY
The Philadelphia Film Society (PFS) is a 501(c)(3) member-supported nonprofit arts organization that creates opportunities for diverse communities to practice film through initiatives that inspire, educate, challenge, and entertain. PFS is the region's foremost resource for film presentation and education and is committed to presenting film as a transformative and powerful medium for artistic expression and a catalyst for strengthening community. As the producer of the Philadelphia Film Festival and creative force behind the Philadelphia Film Center and PFS Bourse Theater, PFS raises consciousness of film as an important art form in Philadelphia and serves as a vital piece of the city's arts and culture community. And each October, PFS curates the Philadelphia Film Festival, which showcases more than 100 feature-length and short films, welcoming filmmakers and fans from Philadelphia and around the world.
ABOUT PHILADELPHIA FILM SOCIETY INTERNSHIPS
PFS internships are unpaid positions, offered to students who are seeking an opportunity to gain college credit while receiving hands-on practice working with an arts nonprofit.
PRIMARY tasks AND RESPONSIBILITIES
» Organize and manage a database of Philly Film Showcase submissions
» Screen and evaluate submissions located on the Programmer rubric
» Assist in collecting materials needed for each Philly Film Showcase event
» Transcribe and edit interviews with Philly Film Showcase filmmakers
» Organize and manage Philadelphia Film Festival submissions
» Research programming possibilities for various PFS initiatives
» Other tasks as assigned
» capability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
» Proficiency in a variety of technical applications, especially:
» Google Workspace
» Microsoft Office, including Excel and Word
» capability to work proactively and independently under direction
» Excellent interpersonal expertise, with proficiency in both oral and written communication
» Currently enrolled student who is earning credit through their school for their internship with PFS
» Availcapability to work 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM, two days a week, for the Internship Term: June - August 2022
» Availcapability to assist with weekend events, if needed
The information in this job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification. Information technology is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all tasks, responsibilities, qualifications, and objectives required of employees assigned to this job, nor is Information technology to be interpreted as a contract for employment. PFS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Recruitment, hiring, promotions, and other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment shall be maintained in a manner that does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, marital status, physical or mental discapability, veteran status, or military status, or in violation of any applicable Federal, state or local legislation.
Please send your cover letter, resume, and college requirements for internship completion toE-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.