Employment Opportunities

Deaf Empowerment Awareness Foundation, Inc.

(AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER)

 

POSITION:            DIGITAL MEDIA INTERN

 

OPENING DATE:      March 15, 2017

CLOSING DATE:      Until Filled

 

LOCATION:              ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI

 

CLASSIFICATION:    Internship

 

REPORTS TO:  Director of Marketing

 

BACKGROUND: Deaf Empowerment Awareness Foundation, Inc (DEAF, Inc.) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity that provides community support and interpreting services for deaf/hard of hearing communities.

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Under marketing director’s supervision, responsibilities include: organizing, videotaping, and editing video productions to achieve the desired promotional and/or educational objectives. Attain desired goals; staying within budget, time, and facility limitations; interacting with other participants involved in multiple productions.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Designs, transports, set up, and operate production equipment, including audio and lighting equipment, for field and studio productions.
  • Computer edits videotape segments on a variety of tape formats.
  • Maintains field and studio production schedules.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks in a fast pace environment.
  • Prepare and package files for distribution.
  • Verifies facts and content through the marketing team.
  • Coordinate and capture highest quality film and photos for promotional media.
  • Assists Marketing Director in developing and maintaining branding.

 

NONESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs other additional duties.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to effectively manage time and schedules.
  • Ability to configure, operate, troubleshoot and maintain studio and/or field audio, lighting and associated production equipment.
  • Detailed Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experienced with Adobe Premiere and After Effects; knowledge of audio and/or digital editing and post-production principles, techniques; requirements and set-ups;
  • Must be a creative problem solver, a team player, and a good communicator.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Experience working with the deaf and hard of hearing community is highly desirable. Must be familiar with deaf and hard of hearing culture; use sign language to communicate effectively with signing consumers.
  • Bachelor Degree in Digital Media, Video Production, and other related areas (desired but not required).

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Open until filled.

 

If interested, please submit a cover letter, Internship Application(PDF).  Send the contents to

careers(at)deafinc.org for consideration.

 

    Human Resources

    DEAF, Inc.

    25 E. Frisco Ave, Webster Groves, MO 63119

    Phone: (314) 714-6400

    FAX: (314) 266-7427

    Contact via e-mail

 

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability or any other status which may be protected by Federal, State or local law.

 

 

 

25 E. Frisco Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63119

CONTACT INFO

 

FRONT DESK

Phone/VP: (314) 714-6400

FAX: (314) 266-7427

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INTERPRETING SERVICES

Phone: (314) 968-8868

Toll Free: (888) 898-3323

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