Intern (A/V)

GrandSon is an interdisciplinary creative studio with offices located in Culver City and London. We are dedicated to designing stunning narratives & campaigns that are larger than life — and screens.

GrandSon is seeking dynamic interns to join our College Internship Program for the Winter/Spring 2023 Semester.

At GrandSon, talent and taste speak louder than experience and education. We are looking for diverse creatives who are confident and energized in their craft, have an eye for what’s next, unafraid to experiment, and curious about the fast-paced entertainment and digital landscape.Internships at GrandSon provide a creative, enjoyable and informative experience. Our Interns are given the opportunity to learn about and participate in the creative process of entertainment design from concept through delivery.

*Please read our post all the way through for application details!

Title: Intern (A/V)

When: Monday, January 23, 2023 – Friday, March 31, 2023

Where: In-person, onsite at our office in Culver City

  • Assist on assigned creative projects, alongside Producers, Editors and Music Supervisors
  • Oversee media management – importing/exporting, transcoding, asset management, project archiving on Adobe Premiere and/or Avid Media Composer
  • Export, transcode and upload videos for approvals to various platforms per client requirements
  • Transcribe client features and dailies and create music cue sheets
  • Manage multiple project requests simultaneously and be able to prioritize to meet delivery deadlines
  • Prepare locked videos for finish and final upload
  • Over-cut, version, and organize sequences, EDL’s (Edit Decision Lists) and AAF/OMF video codecs for finishing
  • Read incoming scripts and write script coverage

What you should have:

  • Experience managing media server storage
  • Basic understanding of video standards, file formats and compression programs
  • Ability to identify, troubleshoot and problem-solve technical problems with editing software, server and computer issues
  • Collaborative team environment mentality and the ability to pass on the information
  • Ability to follow department protocols and suggest workflows
  • A passion for the film industry
  • Currently enrolled as a student in your 3rd or 4th year of college, studying Film/Video Production, or a related field
  • All candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.

What you can expect from us:

  • A unique opportunity to contribute creatively to current GrandSon projects!
  • Observational experience attending creative meetings with leadership and our design team.
  • Hands-on training and skills building, working alongside staff from the Print/Key Art designers.
  • The opportunity to design a film poster portfolio to be showcased to the company during your final presentation
  • Lunch & Learn sessions highlighting different areas of the trailer industry.
  • Productive work that allows you to build your resume, gain experience and develop your skills further.
  • Overall, you will be given challenging tasks, real-world experience, valuable networking opportunities, and fun social opportunities.

Timeline:

  • Application deadline: 11:59 PM PST on Friday, November 4. No exceptions.
  • Application review: Early November
  • 1st round phone screen notice: early-November 2022
  • 2nd round in person interview notice: mid-November 2022
  • Offer of internship notice: Late November/Early December 2022

Application Process:

Please submit a YouTube video to interns@grandsonla.com telling us a little bit about yourself and why you want to join the team at GrandSon as well as a link to your in progress portfolio. No resume necessary!

GrandSon is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating a diverse, equal and equitable workplace . We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, miltary/veteran status, or disability status.


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