Internships

Janson Media is an independent media company based in the historic Hudson River Valley village of Tappan, New York. Read more about the company here.

The company has a number of on-site internship positions available to students enrolled in an accredited college or university. Internships are unpaid; student interns receive college credit. Internships generally last for one semester (Spring or Fall) or for a winter or summer intersession. All work is performed on-site under the hands-on management of a Janson Media executive. Each internship includes review meetings and reports as required by the partnering college or university.

DIGITAL VIDEO INTERNSHIPS

As part of its global digital aggregation and film and television distribution businesses, Janson's digital media department edits video files of film and video content, and disseminates them to its global network of digital platforms, broadcast and media clients, and via the company’s multiple websites, youtube channels, and social media platforms.

  • Organizing and accessing our archive of broadcast-quality master video files (eg. Pro Res, XDCAM, etc.)
  • Video Editing using Adobe Premiere for various digital platforms.
  • Exporting, converting and compressing video files for those digital platforms.

The candidate should be very comfortable working with Apple Macintosh computers and Adobe Premiere editing software. A good understanding of web-based video platforms (eg. Youtube, Vimeo) is also important. The intern should be passionate about television, film, media.

The intern will become more proficient with Final Cut Pro and/or Adobe Premiere editing as a result of hands-on work in a real world environment.

Communications, Digital Media, or Broadcasting and Film majors preferred.

WEB & SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING INTERNSHIPS

As part of its international film and television distribution and DVD/Digital publishing businesses, Janson Media conducts ongoing promotion and marketing campaigns on behalf of documentary films, factual television shows, and other film and video content. The campaigns are targeted to consumers and to the company’s global network of broadcast and media clients. The campaigns utilize the company’s multiple websites, youtube channels, and social media platforms.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and write engaging social media posts
  • Research trending content related to the television and film industry to share via social networks and publish to Janson Media's social media platforms
  • Interact with users interested in Janson Media content via Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, etc.
  • Weekly review of our social media analytics

The intern should possess excellent writing and time management skills, and be proficient working on Apple Macintosh computers. A solid understanding of key social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Reddit, etc.) is important. The intern should be passionate about television, film and online media.

The intern will become more proficient with the power and complexities of social media marketing, as a result of hands-on work in the real world.

Business Marketing, Digital Media, TV/Film, Communications, or English majors preferred.

CONTACT

Applicants for internships should send your resume, and state the internship for which you are applying, to: info@janson.com

Please include your college or university faculty contact name and email.

Join us!

Are you ready to monetize your content across the world's major digital platforms? Or to have it distributed to broadcasters and VOD platforms around the world? At Janson Media, we are always looking for quality, engaging content across a wide range of genres. If you want to be one of our Content Partners, let us hear from you.

Submit your content here!