Intern - Video Production


Washington, DC 05-22-2024
  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
The Hill's Video team is seeking a motivated and creative individual to join us as a Summer Video Production Intern. In this role, you will have the opportunity to assist with our popular digital news products, ''What's America Thinking'' and ''Daily Debrief''. This internship will provide valuable hands-on experience in video production and journalism.


1. Assist with the pre-production planning for the tapings of ''What's America Thinking'' and ''Daily Debrief.''

2. Research material for the video team and possibly book guests.

3. Set up and operate video equipment during tapings, ensuring high-quality audio and video.

4. Coordinate with hosts, guests, and production team members to ensure smooth tapings.
5. Assist with editing and post-production tasks as needed.
6. Help brainstorm and develop creative ideas for video content.
7. Contribute to the overall success of the video team through collaboration and teamwork.

- Currently enrolled in a college or university program, majoring in Film, Media Production, Journalism, or a related field.
- Strong passion for video production and storytelling.
- Excellent communication and organizational skills.
- Ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.
- Proficiency in Adobe Premiere is a plus.

This internship will provide you with valuable insights into the world of video production and journalism, as well as the opportunity to work with a dynamic and talented team. If you are passionate about storytelling through video and eager to learn, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity with The Hill's Video team. Join us in our mission to inform, engage, and inspire our audience through compelling video content.

Application Deadline: June 3, 2024

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant work samples.

About The Hill

Established in 1994, The Hill is the country's definitive digital source for non-partisan political news and information. Inside the Beltway, it's known as an essential, agenda-setting read for lawmakers and influencers. Beyond the Capitol, The Hill's trusted content is shared more often on social media than any other major political news brand in America.
Our properties include, reaching a monthly audience of 41M; Hill.TV, the largest independent video platform within the Beltway with 1.4B annual views; The Hill's print edition, one of the most influential sources for law and policy makers; Elevate Studios, creating breakthrough branded content offerings for leading marketers; and The Hill Events, which hosted 70 virtual events last year, featuring 92 Members of Congress and 88 industry leaders in meaningful policy discussions.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d51930-3-236-83-154-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.