The Yiddish Arts and Academic Association of North America (YAAANA) based in San Diego, California, is looking for a photography intern. The mission of YAAANA is to promote Yiddish language and culture through academic and artistic events. To learn more about the organization, please visit www.yaaana.org.
We are currently seeking an organized, energetic, and diligent individual to assist us in taking and editing high-quality photographs at events, taking updated pictures of the Board members and volunteers. We also need assistance in posting pictures to our website and social media. Training provided. Our interns receive free access to all YAAANA events and classes as well as to YAAANA’s event archives. Interns are expected to work 5-20 hours per week. Internships last 15 weeks, but can be more or less depending on the availability and needs of the intern.
Training, supervision, and feedback will be provided.
Some educational institutions require prior approval before the start of an internship. It is the responsibility of the student to check with their institution to be sure they meet any requirements before they accept a position.
Key responsibilities & duties
- Take photographs at YAAANA functions.
- Take headshots of individuals.
- Edit photos and upload them to our website and social media.
Work experience & skills
- Experience with photo editing software.
- Strong initiative and creativity.
Must use own camera, accessories, and photo-editing software. To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to Jana Mazurkiewicz Meisarosh at email@example.com. Questions? Please call us at: 619-719-1776.