Video & Photography Production Intern

Posted on Nov 12, 2018 by Chicago Fire Soccer Club

Chicago, IL 60601
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
CIBC Fire Pitch is looking for a creative, hard working, individual who is interested in joining the Chicago Fire family. The Fire Pitch is located on the north-side of Chicago, just two miles west of Wrigley Field. The facility features two full-sized soccer fields, a state-of-the-art fitness center, bar/restaurant, events space, and an outdoor patio. The intern will work with staff members to develop videos/photos to promote all aspects of the facility through social media. Examples here. The intern will be expected to work some nights and weekends (15-25 hours/week). As we grow, we're looking for driven young professionals to join our team. Let us know if that sounds like you! INSTRUCTIONS FOR CANDIDATES:
  • Verify that you are eligible to receive college credit (mandatory) before you apply for an internship. You must be able to provide a verification letter from career services or from faculty. Absolutely mandatory.
  • Apply online - we will not accept paper applications. Due to the high volume of candidates, we will not accept calls.
  • When applying online, include your cover letter and a resume (note: pdf format is best to avoid compatibility issues)
  • Please note that this position is open year-round and we take applications on a rolling basis. Let us know when your ideal start and end dates are. RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Shooting video/photo - adult rec soccer, youth soccer, bar/restaurant, gym, Fire home games, and more
  • Editing video/photo
  • Managing Chicago Fire Rec Soccer (CFRS) video feeds - Facebook, Instagram, Youtube
  • Working with Fire Pitch staff on videos/photos for social media
  • Brainstorming new ideas and content for CFRS graphics, videos, social media posts, etc...
  • Interns will have substantial interaction with customers, Fire employees, and Fire fans - we expect a high level of professionalism and customer service
  • This position may be required to assist other departments with various projects. Interaction with other Chicago Fire Soccer Club departments is encouraged. QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Ability to read, listen and communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Proficiency using video editing software (Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premier, etc...) necessary.
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Lightroom, After Effects, Illustrator, and/or Dreamweaver a major plus.
  • Goal-oriented, ambitious, honest individuals sought with strong work ethic, dedication and strong desire to learn about the sports industry.
  • Reference: 561332533

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