Internship@Kapisanan: Video Editing

JOB POSTING: Video Editing Internship ORGANIZATION: KAPISANAN PHILIPPINE CENTRE FOR ARTS AND CULTURE REPORTS TO: Content Producer, Executive Director, Program and Technical Co-ordinators

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WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR: Kapisanan is seeking interns for its video editing team. Interns will play a key role in helping add to and refine the rapidly growing video library for our centre.  The video post-production internship provides a learning experience during which interns participate in all aspects of video post-production. During this program you will have an opportunity to enhance your skills while working under the direction of a mentor within the Kapisanan Media Production community.

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RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: - Digitizing media from Kapisanan covered events. - Managing media on the Kapisanan storage drives. - Compiling and Editing videos under the guidance of Kapisanan staff and media mentors. - Uploading and publishing both new and previously shot video content on a variety of platforms, such as web and DVD. - Communicate regularly with Content Producer or Executive Director, and Co-ordinators on the status of the production work. - Able to take responsibility for increasing one’s knowledge of technology. - Complete all tasks in a timely fashion with high quality of work. - Ability to work at least two full days, or the equivalent of, in the Kapisanan office per week for a 6 month period. - Carry out all responsibilities in a professional, timely and effective manner. - Be organized and responsible professional with the ability to function as a team member. - Good organizational and time-management skills; able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

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QUALIFICATIONS / INTERESTS: We are seeking a dynamic, committed young person with: - Interest in editing video segments. - Familiarity with basic video editing software (training will be initially provided in Final Cut by Kapisanan mentor) - Familiarity with Web video publishing tools and specifications. (training will be initially provided by Kapisanan mentor) - Must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills. - Keen interest or some background in the arts and culture production.

Start date: A.S.A.P. Work schedule: 2 days/week (or equivalent hours) (6 months; possibility of extension) partial school credit potential. Kapisanan does not traditionally pay interns for work being completed towards course credits and / or real world experience.

Please send your resume and cover letter indicating "Video Intern" in the subject (and any relevant video work if applicable) by e-mail or in person to: jodee@kapisanancentre.com 167 Augusta Ave. Toronto, ON (2 blocks West of Spadina, North off Dundas)

Please call ahead if you are dropping off your application 416.979.0600

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS is September 15th, 2010 at 5:00 pm

We encourage applications from members of the local community and equity-seeking groups. Kapisanan is an equal opportunity employer. Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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