Part-Time IT Communications Photographer - Bepko Internship
Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 296388
VICE PRES INFORMATION TECHNLGY (UA-VPIT-IUBLA)
For years the Bepko Internship Program has been upholding Chancellor Bepko's commitment to diversity within IT. The program targets applications from Indiana University student populations that are traditionally under-represented in information technology professions and places them in high quality internships where they are mentored by top professionals and gain first hand experience in their field. Interns are compensated competitively and have the ability to work flexible hours to accommodate class schedules.
At University Information Technology Services (UITS) we ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility, and creativity, as well as a culture that champions inclusion, diversity, and overall employee well-being through programs supported university wide. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which helps us to make amazing things happen in each neighborhood, community, and county we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.
The photography intern will work to build a catalog of photos of students, faculty, and staff at IU using and engaging with technology. This catalog will be used by the IT Communications Office (ITCO) and shared with IU Studios and others across IU for use in IT-related communications and marketing campaigns. The intern will also inventory and catalog the new and existing images within Microsoft SharePoint to make them easy for the design team to search and use.
The intern will benefit from working alongside an experienced team of photographers, designers, and marketing/communications professionals who can mentor them on photography and teach them how to work effectively within a professional marketing and communications team. They will be working to communicate and market for the IT industry, an area with continually growing professional opportunities.
Description of duties:
Gather photo requirements from the ITCO design team, plan and execute photo shoots to capture the desired types of images at locations across the IU Bloomington campus.
When necessary, collect and submit photo release forms.
Edit and do post-production on photos.
Inventory and catalog new and existing photo images within ITCO SharePoint file storage.
Attend and participate in ITCO team meetings, when appropriate.
EDUCATION / WORK EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or GED.
Experience and/or coursework in photography and photo editing.
Media School major/minors.
Creative vision to imagine and execute interesting photos in many different styles.
Desire to work in a collaborative team environment and ability to accept direction and take feedback gracefully.
Confident and outgoing personality with the ability to approach students, faculty, and staff across campus and ask to take their photo.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.