The WEEN career center is a portal where members can search and apply for various jobs, volunteer and internship opportunities inside and outside of the entertainment industry. In addition to searching for jobs, members are also allowed to post positions in which they may be trying to fill in their own company, organization or private firm.
If you’d like to submit a job to be posted, please send an email to email@example.com.
**WEEN is not responsible for forwarding or validating any resumes from this portal. Simply just reply to the contact information with the perspective job you are inquiring about and that party will respond to you personally.****
2017 JOB OPENINGS
~ COPYWRITER, CREATIVE CIRCLE
Job Duties: Our client is a large corporate institution located in Boston. They have an incredibly talented in-house creative team and are looking to add an accomplished freelance Sr. Copywriter.
This is an on-site, 40hr week position. Projects include creating for a variety of integrated projects with an emphasis on digital, social and integrated campaigns. You’ll report directly to their Creative Services Manager and work directly with their CD, Copy.
Job Responsibilities: Ad agency experience is a must here. That’s exactly how they model their internal structure and process. Interviews ASAP. Position starts as soon as the right candidate is located. $40-50/hr
Job Duties: This position shoots stories in a compelling and brand-focused way to attract the largest audience available to the station’s newscasts. This position coordinates photography hardware setup, operation and maintenance as required. The Photographer/Editor coordinates with the production of photography and distribution of digital content as required by photographer. Work performed is for all media platforms and initiatives, including for example: on-air, web, digital and social media.
Job Responsibilities: Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred. One year of full time experience as a photographer/photojournalist or work experience in creative arts for a media company is strongly preferred.
~SENIOR WRITER/EDITOR, TUFTS MEDICINE MAGAZINE, UNIVERSITY RELATIONS
Job Duties: Tufts’ Communications & Marketing is responsible for marketing and branding, public relations and editorial services, producing print and online publications and communications for the university. Within the department, the Editorial Group writes, edits and produces the university news site Tufts Now, and seven magazines (the flagship Tufts Magazine among them). The Editorial Group also includes a photography department and a multimedia producer. The team works closely with colleagues in Communications & Marketing and others across the university to create first-rate storytelling, strong images and multimedia to support Tufts’ communications goals.
Job Responsibilities: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience. 10 years of magazine and/or newspaper writing and editing experience. Ability to develop strong relationships with administrators and faculty at the School of Medicine and elsewhere so that the magazine stays current with the best people and science at the university. Superior written and oral communications skills
~MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST, WWLP-TV
Job Duties: Full-time, Multi-Media Journalist position available. The candidate will be responsible for research, writing, capturing visual content and editing general assignment stories for multiple platforms. Some of the principal duties and responsibilities include, producing content for multiple platforms, including TV, internet, mobile, etc. Work with management to enterprise and develop stories on a daily basis Demonstrate compelling storytelling using dynamic live shots and stand-ups, creative graphics, and use of digital and social media platforms.
Job Responsibilities: Bachelors degree in Journalism required (equivalent years of experience may substitute for education), 3+ years experience as a multi-platform journalist.
~REPORTER (PART-TIME), WFXT-TV
Job Duties: WFXT FOX25 is in search of a Reporter for station newscasts. The successful candidate will excel at regularly breaking and enterprising significant, local stories. These seasoned journalists love to dig for extra information, love to be live in the field and expect to win. They should also be hungry to use new technology to present stories and be adept at using social media to gather and break stories.
Job Responsibilities: Candidates should have at least 5 years of experience as a Reporter. Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university in Journalism or Communications preferred.
~SOCIAL VIDEO PRODUCER, NBCUNIVERSAL/NBC SPORTS
Job Duties: NBC Sports is looking for a digital-first video journalist tasked with re-imagining what sports news/feature content should look like in 2017. This person will experiment with emerging technologies to develop a sleek video sports offering for the ever-expanding mobile and digital landscape.
Job Responsibilities: Must have experience with capturing and editing footage, conducting interviews in the field, and experimenting with mobile technologies and social media. We’re looking for someone with an artistic eye and strong storytelling abilities, but someone who is not afraid to experiment, push boundaries, include themselves in the story and have fun. An understanding of the intersection of pop culture and sports is a must. Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
~WRITER EDITOR, CONNECTICUT COLLEGE
Job Duties: CONNECTICUT COLLEGE seeks a highly skilled, creative editorial professional to assist the Director of Content/Editor CC Magazine in conceiving, developing and writing news articles, profiles and text for CC Magazine, college web site, newsletters and other college publications. The Writer and Editor will assist with advancement and campaign communications, such as, but not limited to, Annual Fund appeals, fundraising proposals, reports, scripts and citations for the Office of Communications. The Writer and Editor will also, when needed, prepare correspondence for the Vice President for Communications. The Writer and Editor will write magazine and web stories, identify and generate future content and report on events in and around campus and will work with colleagues to develop, write and produce news articles, profiles and content for print and electronic communications. S/he will assist in editing, managing and updating of Class Notes for the print and digital magazine; manage student staff to ensure that all information is reported accurately; write, edit and proofread letters, forms and documents and develop and maintain a broad understanding of the College’s mission, programs and activities.
Job Responsibilities: Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of applicable experience required. The successful candidate will have a sophisticated understanding of how to recognize, develop and tell compelling stories in print and digital media; exceptional writing and editing skills required; strong marketing experience preferred; ability to interact well with a variety of people from all aspects of the college and community as well as the ability to work independently and as part of the team is required.
~ ASSOCIATE PRODUCER, WFSB-TV
Job Duties: The Associate Producer supports Producers with all phases of project from pre-production to post-production including, but not limited to, scripting, travel and lodging, booking crew, call sheets, daily shoot schedule, and day-to-day pre-production and administrative needs. This position also supports Producers and crew on location shoots.
Job Responsibilities: High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications, or a related field strongly preferred. Proficiency with Avid, Final Cut, and Microsoft Office required.
~ASSOCIATE/ASSISTANT EDITOR, THE TAUNTON PRESS/FINE HOMEBUILDING
Job Duties: FINE HOMEBUILDING seeks a multimedia journalist with a passion for building and remodeling. You’ll be based in our Connecticut headquarters, but will travel frequently to visit interesting houses and job sites all over the country. Candidate will work with seasoned and new authors to develop and outline content ideas and oversee story development
Job Responsibilities: We need a strong writer, editor, photographer, and videographer who can collaborate creatively with leading builders, designers, and architects. Time management and the ability to work independently and with a team are important skills. You’ll serve a highly appreciative audience and work for the best how-to publisher in the country. Edit raw manuscripts to produce fresh, lively, and informative content.
~EDITOR (PART-TIME), WCCT-TV
Job Duties: Edits the newscast and prioritizes edit needs as the
newscast deadline approaches. Edit vo’s, vo/sot’s and packages, special opens, and teases for fast-paced newscast. Edit special projects. Manage news edit deadlines. Prioritize rundown schedule so
every story makes the newscast on time. Edit daily web videos, and send to web staff as needed.
Job Responsibilities: Bachelors Degree preferred. At least 2 years experience as a video editor in a news operation. Familiarity with Final Cut 7 / X a plus.
~NEWS PRODUCER, WJAR-TV
Job Duties: WJAR-TV has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer. In this role, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our morning newscasts. This position will also work closely with the Executive Producer, Director, and Assignment Desk on the newscast and its content. The News Producer will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our website.
Job Responsibilities: The candidate must have at least two years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station. The candidate must also have strong leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts. Flexibility and on-the-spot problem solving abilities are a must. Journalism degree preferred. You should also be proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems such as iNews.
To Apply: Please include a recent web link of your work to www.sbgi.net
or by mail to WJAR-TV
Attn: News Director
23 Kenney Drive
Cranston, RI 02920
~COPY EDITOR, NEWPORT THIS WEEK
Job Duties: Part-time copy editor wanted for well-respected, hyper-local weekly newspaper. Join an experienced staff looking for another good team member.
Job Responsibilities: Proficiency in AP style required, candidate must also possess good fact checking skills. No page layout or design is part of this position. Applicant must be available for office hours 10-15 hours on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
~INVESTIGATIVE PRODUCER, WPRI-TV
Job Duties: Research, shoot, write, and edit investigative content. Generate unique story ideas that exemplify the Eyewitness News brand. File state and federal public records requests. Retrieve and review court, police, and other government documents.
Job Responsibilities: Minimum of (3) three years of experience in broadcast journalism and/or a background in an investigative field. Candidates should also have a fundamental understanding of broadcast technology and script writing.
~TV ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE, WLWC-TV/ The CW Providence
Job Duties: Contact with local and regional advertising agencies. Servicing existing billing accounts, developing incremental and new local business revenues. Preparing sales presentations, Maintaining knowledge of ratings, programs and competitive conditions in Providence/New Bedford Market. Preparing weekly reports and revenue projections.
Job Responsibilities: The ideal candidate will possess excellent communications skills, have an enthusiastic and outgoing personality, along with a drive to succeed.
Job Duties: ABC6 in Providence, Rhode Island is looking for an experienced Multi-Media Journalist. This job requires you to generate story ideas shoot and edit your stories and front them live. You are also responsible for updating the web, Facebook and tweeting throughout the day.
Job Responsibilities: We are looking for a team player, willing to juggle many tasks.
To Apply: Please email a resume and link to your work to the News Director, Kelly Johnston at firstname.lastname@example.org
2015 JOB OPENINGS
SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT
Fall 2015 Internship – New York City
All times are in Eastern Daylight Time.
Job ID 2015-4627
# Positions 100
Location US-NY-New York
Posted Date 7/24/2015
Category Internships – Other
More information about this job:
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.
Those Labels located in New York City under the Sony Music Entertainment umbrella include: Columbia Records, Epic Records, Legacy Recordings, RCA Records, RED Distribution, SONY Masterworks and RCA Inspiration.
Assignments will vary depending on department.
We are currently looking for interns in the following departments:
Artist and Repertoire
Sales/ Retail Marketing
TV/ Film/ Soundtracks
Business and Legal Affairs*
(*Must be enrolled in Law School)
All candidates must be currently enrolled in a college or university.
Candidates should display strong written and verbal communications skills, as well as ingenuity and an eagerness to learn.
An interest in the music/entertainment business is strongly preferred.
Students must provide a letter from their college or university confirming that they will receive school credit. Our internships are for credit only.
Apply directly on the corporate site.