INTERN/VOLUNTEER – Media

Near West Hollywood, California

The It Gets Better Project is a non-profit hybrid production company that creates pro-social content to give hope and inspire changes for LGBTQ+ young people around the globe.
Our main office in Los Angeles seeks a Media Intern or Volunteer to start immediately. We are located on Sunset Blvd., just a 15 minute drive from UCLA. Applicant’s availability is ideally 6-8 hours, two to three days per week (M-F). We request that all interns / volunteers bring their own laptops to the office. College students will be able to receive school credit.
Duties:
  • Assist in in-office video shoots
  • Edit video content using the Adobe Suite
  • Assist in fact checking, copy editing and posting It Gets Better videos to the website/social channels
  • Track press, contribute ideas to web/tv/film development
  • Analyze social media impressions and engagements.
  • Aid in drafting and tracking social media posts for Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Instagram
  • Support in crafting blog posts
  • Researching current and potential partners

Requirements:

  • Must have a PASSION for advancing LGBTQ+ rights and acceptance
  • Proficient with Mac computers and have their own laptop
  • Familiar with the G Suite
  • Interest in current events and social media
  • Basic understanding of Adobe products
  • Knowledge of AP style

Salary:

Stipends are available for individuals PASSIONATE about advancing LGBTQ+ rights and acceptance. Spring Stipend: $2,000

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to mediaintern@itgetsbetter.org