Job vacancy – Digital Media Production Intern

Job vacancy – Digital Media Production Intern

15 May 2018 at 12:01

Engineers Ireland is the professional body for engineers and engineering in Ireland. With over 25,500 members across the island of Ireland and overseas, we focus on the promotion and development of all disciplines of engineering, working collaboratively with industry, educational institutions, state bodies and the public service. As one of the country’s largest and longest-established professional bodies, we liaise closely with the engineering community to act as the voice of the profession and to promote excellence through a programme of ongoing accredited professional development and certification.

The organisation now wishes to recruit an intern for a full-time paid 3 month contract – June to September - to generate visual content to support the redevelopment of the Engineers Ireland website.

The resourceful and motivated intern will work within the Marketing and Communications team to source visual content for the website. This includes sourcing video and images from member companies as well as appropriate imagery representing the full spectrum of engineering from stock imagery websites. The intern will also have the opportunity to produce video that promotes the Irish engineering profession.

The intern will also record video footage and take photographs at in-house events such as (for example) CPD courses, and the launch of the State of Ireland report.

Activities and Tasks

  • Contact our database of commercial partners to source video clips and imagery for use on our new website
  • Collate and organise files into a library of graphics and video clips
  • Gather stock images/video clips
  • Edit imagery to ensure a streamlined look and feel for use on the new website, in keeping with our brand guidelines
  • Work with Content Editor and Web Executive and Marketing Officer to create video and presentations that showcase engineering in Ireland, using stock video clips and existing Engineers Ireland footage
  • Record video footage and take photographs at in-house Engineers Ireland events

Essential Skills required

  • Excellent photography and videography skills
  • Organised with good attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, energetic and eager to learn
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Experience using Photoshop, video editing software (e.g. Adobe Premiere Pro) and competent in Microsoft office
  • Excellent persuasive communications skills. Must be confident speaking to our commercial partner companies over the phone and by email.

This is a wonderful opportunity to bring your content-gathering expertise to assist in delivering a significantly enhanced digital presence for Engineers Ireland.

To apply: Please email cover letter to careers@engineersireland.ie outlining your appropriateness for the role and short CV by Tuesday 29 May 2018 by 12 noon.

Engineers Ireland is an equal opportunity employer. The intern will be located at the offices of the organisation at 22 Clyde Road in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.