Intern, Video Production (Summer 2020)

    OKC Thunder
    Job Description
    Do you have a passion for broadcast, video editing or digital animation and a desire to work in the world of pro sports? Join our Video Production team! We are seeking a hardworking college student to join our team of creative professionals. As the Intern, Video Production, you will gain firsthand experience with ThunderVision, working as part of a professional team in a fast-paced environment as you learn about productions, editing and camera work. This semester-long internship is designed to give students the opportunity to learn valuable skills relevant to a future career in the sports, broadcasting and entertainment industries.  You will develop and maintain strong cross-departmental relationships during the execution of various project requests. 
    This internship term will be June 8 – July 31, 2020.  Our internship program provides practical work experience in a professional environment as well as supplemental program activities such as lunch-and-learns, resume’ review and other events designed to enrich the internship experience. Perks include paid downtown parking.
    Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
    • Edit and build professional projects with Avid
    • Build quality graphics using Photoshop/After Effects
    • Maintain the integrity of footage logs and organize and maintain digital archiving system
    • Shadow ThunderVision personnel during select home games
    • Learn and use proper camera techniques using Panasonic Lumix GH4, Sony FS7 and various other cameras
    • Execute occasional office and administrative duties designed to show full cycle department processes
    • Participate consistently in monthly intern program activities and lunch-and-learn opportunities
    • Maintain good attendance and punctuality
    • Other duties as assigned
    Qualifications and Requirements:
    • Presently enrolled in an accredited college or university with junior or senior level standing and approved by your school to receive course credit for the internship
    • Students pursuing a degree in broadcasting, video production, marketing or motion graphics preferred
    • Excellent communication and listening skills and the ability to communicate content across platforms: print, web, audio, video
    • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel
    • Some experience with Sony XD and FS7, P2 and DSLR cameras is preferred but not required
    • Avid, Photoshop and After Effects experience is a bonus
    • Knowledge of control room equipment such as Ross XPression, Click FX, Evertz DreamCatcher is a plus
    • An outgoing personality is a must, with the confidence to approach fans or crowd members with enthusiasm and tact
    • Primary work location will be at the Chesapeake Energy Arena located in downtown Oklahoma City
    • Work schedule will include approximately 20 hours a week consisting of daytime office hours
    • Physical requirements of the job include lifting and carrying camera equipment weighing approximately 30 pounds and working in-arena in the presence of loud music and crowd noise and flashing or strobe lighting
    This is a paid part-time internship reporting to the Video Production Manager.
    We invite you to apply online at: www.okcthunder.com/employment
    The Professional Basketball Club, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, considering applicants fairly on the basis of qualifications, experience and business needs. We value diversity and support an inclusive environment for all employees.
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