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Film Festival Intern 

Posted August 2017


Seattle Jewish Film Festival – the largest Jewish event in the Pacific Northwest, one of the largest of its kind in the country and in our region – is looking for a motivated, dynamic intern to support this highly anticipated annual community and cultural arts event. SJFF is a cornerstone of Stroum Jewish Community Center’s community building mission and a cinematic celebration of global Jewish and Israeli life, history, complexity and culture for everyone in the region. You will play a supportive role on SJCC’s Cultural Arts team preparing for the 23nd annual festival, running March 10 – March 18, 2018, and will gain experience planning the event and working in a large non-profit and arts organization. Learn more at www.sjcc.org/cultural-arts and www.seattlejewishfilmfestival.org/about

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Support Festival Program Coordinator as needed, including but not limited to:

  • Research films and contact film distributors
  • Database entry
  • Emailing, managing and tracking submissions and committee reviews
  • Researching potential guest speakers/artists/sponsors
  • Assist with film/event promotions and outreach
  • Additional support for cultural arts, year-round film and cultural arts programs and programming staff as needed

Requirements: 

  • Volunteer 6 to 10 hours per week in office
  • Strong and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Good team player who takes initiative
  • Experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Knowledge of Photoshop or Illustrator, a plus
  • Comfortable with PC or Macintosh computers
  • Customer service experience

Compensation:

  • This is an unpaid internship.
  • Credit can be arranged with your advisor/professor upon request

HOW TO APPLY:
Submit applications to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.