Digital Content Creator Intern

Alexandria, VA /
Market Development /
Who We Are

We’re 522, and we’re on a mission to rid the world of cheesy videos. Behind every pixel we create exists an incredibly talented, highly motivated team relentlessly committed to producing incredible video content that elevates our clients’ brand.

About 522
We create custom videos for the internet. Behind every pixel is an incredibly talented, highly motivated team working to turn our collective vision into reality. We’re not waiting for our big break in Hollywood. We’re video producers, project managers, marketers, content creators, creative directors, motion designers, and business developers who live for the challenge of designing incredible video content for the internet. We come to work each day with a few simple goals: to be authentic, capture the truth, and focus on what matters to our audience.

About You
You're an aspiring video editor and digital content creator who's ready to learn the marketing ropes at one of the DC-area's top video production companies. Over the past few years, you've developed a strong affinity for digital marketing and post production and now you're interested in practicing those skills with an agency that excels at just that!

You're looking to join a team of skilled creatives where you can contribute across the entire marketing team, and maybe even some post production for client projects. You're a problem solver, a meticulous organizer, and a skilled communicator who understands that success in this industry requires hard work, initiative, and passion. Most importantly, you're a curious, upbeat, and dependable team member who thrives in a high-pressure environment.

About Our Video Production Internship
If you're looking for a busy-working, paper-pushing, sitting-around-and-waiting-type internship, this isn't the place for you. Our digital marketing internship is a bootcamp in the processes we use to create incredible videos for our organization and our clients. Throughout your internship, you'll work directly with our Director of Growth Marketing, Brand and Marketing Producer and our Digital Marketing Associate, getting hands-on experience with social media content, 522 clients, and internal Brand content creation.

The internship begins in May. Interns must be able to commit to a minimum of 25 hours (40 hours preferred)/week. So, the program is ideal for recent graduates. We are also open to moving the intern into a full-time position if it's the right fit!

Applications must include a link to a portfolio of recent and relevant videos. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.

Strong communication skills with the ability to discuss any issues with a wide variety of individuals and groupsAbility to create content to deadline and with attention to detail, focusing on understanding and pitching to a target audienceAn organized team player who can manage multiple tasks, work independently and think strategicallyWorking knowledge of Adobe video editing and graphics software toolsExcellent organization and communication skills and a track record for on-time delivery with tight deadlines.Working knowledge of production elements including video, audio, lighting, content management, and recording technology.Come prepared with a creative mindset and a willingness to innovate and execute ambitious projects as well as one-off projects on the fly, with equally professional results.   

Execute post-production edit, sound mix, color correction, and delivery for each unique project and Marketing deliverable Edit raw footage into polished, professional videos; includes motion graphics development, music selection, voiceover application and captioningTake part in data ingest, management, and file storage organization. Help create Branded content for internal Marketing and Sales campaigns in a timely manner. Manage video library with the Brand and Marketing Producer.
What's Next?

Bringing the right people onto our team is one of our most important responsibilities. Our interview process, particularly for full-time work, may consist of multiple rounds of phone, video, and in-person interviews. We take our time to make sure the process is done right. We'll do our best to respond to each applicant, but please know that we appreciate your interest even if a position with us isn't an immediate fit.

If you want to be a big part of a growing business, if you want a team environment to collaborate on creative ideas, if you want to take the next step in your career–come talk to us.

At 522 Productions, we're made stronger by working with people with a diverse set of backgrounds and perspectives. We're an equal opportunity employer and we're committed to providing reasonable accommodations to any applicant or employee with a disability.