Democracy Now! is seeking applicants for a full-time Video Production Fellowship. Applicants must have camera and video editing skills, work well under deadline pressure and have some news or editorial experience. Key duties include shooting news events, editing video news packages and working on the live broadcast. A successful candidate will be an avid consumer of daily global news, demonstrate a passion for Democracy Now!'s independent news mission and be a strong team player with a great attitude and a professional demeanor.
Here's a link to the full description and application form.
Democracy Now! Fellowships are paid, full-time, temporary work placements to help early career journalists and producers develop skills and gain experience in a daily live TV news environment. All fellowships take place at our Manhattan studio where we produce our daily news hour. Staff provide one-on-one mentorship and supervision to help Fellows maximize their exposure to a fast-paced newsroom and build their skills.
The workday begins as early as 5:30am ET, to coincide with the live daily TV & radio newscast at 8:00am ET.
1 year, beginning in August
June 11, 2018
Candidates who have not reached this experience level may consider applying for one of our Internships.
Applicants must have a valid US work authorization and be available to work full-time in New York City for the duration of the one-year fellowship.
Democracy Now! is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, people with disabilities, women and LGBTQ-identified people are encouraged to apply
Submit the following online here by June 11, 2018:
No phone calls, please.