Unpaid Communications Internship at American Public Television

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American Public Television
55 Summer Street
Boston, MA
Posted: August 15 2016
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

About APT
American Public Television (APT) has been a leading distributor of high-quality, top-rated programming to the nation’s public television stations since 1961. APT also has distributed about half of the top 100 highest-rated public television titles for 10+ years. Among its 300 new program titles per year, APT programs include prominent documentaries, news and current affairs programs, dramas, how-to programs, children’s series and classic movies. APT also licenses programs internationally through its APT Worldwide service. Now in its 11th year, Create® TV—featuring the best of public television's lifestyle programming—is distributed by APT. APT is also a partner in WORLD™, public television’s premier news, science and documentary channel. To find out more about APT’s programs and services, visit APTonline.org.

Responsibilities

See Requirements field.

Requirements

Unpaid internships in the Communications department for credits can involve some or all of the following projects:

• Media research and database updating
• Writing: press releases, promotion blurbs for Web including postings to our social media pages and responding to viewer inquiries
• Website and catalog updating maintenance
• Newsletter writing
• News clip archiving
• Work supporting our multicast channel promotion for Create and WORLD
• Other duties as assigned, including data entry, filing and copying documents

Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Lotus Notes, Excel, web savvy (knowledge of html, Quark, InDesign and Adobe Photoshop an advantage)

To apply for this internship, please send your resume with cover letter to: rosemary_marbach@APTonline.org. No phone calls please!

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