AARP's Photography team is seeking an organized and collaborative undergraduate intern to join their team in summer, 2018. This position is informative, coordinative, persuasive, and involves some interactions with editors, at every level, designers, photographers. If you have an interest in visual arts and would like to be a part of this team to assist the photo department in achieving its gols for AARP’s success, join us for this opportunity.
Must be able to multitask and work within set deadlines. This position requires knowledge of photographers and photographic styles, along with an eye for outstanding photography and strong visual, interpersonal, and negotiating skills. The Photo Intern reports to the Director of Photography. and will assist in tracking and processing contracts and invoices, assist in photo research and work within photo assignments budgets as prescribed by the Photo Director.
Duties of the intern will include and are not limited to the following:
- Photo Research;
- Photography, including: headshots, still life, reportage, social;
- Assistance in building a photo library for AARP: metadata, photo archiving;
- Administrative functions for the photo department, to include: organizing portfolios, filing and mailing.
- AARP also considers non-traditional interns who are looking to re-enter the workforce or change careers. This may include those who have previously graduated college and are now enrolled in a continuing education program.