North Georgia Film Internship 

The City of Dahlonega’s North Georgia Film Office is offering an internship program for Fall 2016 to provide UNG Film students the opportunity to develop a working knowledge of and gain experience in the film, television and entertainment industries. The North Georgia Film Office is seeking a student with excellent communication skills who wants to learn how these industries work, and contribute to the film commission’s efforts to promote and expand these industries in North Georgia.

 

INTERN DUTIES

  • Participates in various meaningful tasks which are valuable and necessary to the department such as database maintenance, maintaining the organization of the locations library and customer service.

  • Gains practical experience in the professional or technical field of study; assists in research, analysis, review and other related activities in the department.

  • Updates film office permit records in FilmApp, the film commission’s on-line film permitting tool.  

  • Responsible for performing a wide variety of clerical duties within the locations library such as uploading photographs, contacting property owners, indexing photographs by subject headings, categories, architectural reference, keywords and regions. 

  • Coordinates with location owners, location managers, studio executives, the state of Georgia Film & Entertainment office and adjacent communities to market North Georgia Film as the regional production hub.

  • Track monthly calls and emails responses.

  • Provide office and clerical assistance to North Georgia Film Office staff. 

  • Other duties as required.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to work 10 hours per week at our office in Dahlonega.

  • Demonstrate professional interest in film, television and entertainment.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Knowledge of website and social media management.

  • Interns are not required to receive course credit, but may be eligible.

 

TO APPLY

Email a formal cover letter and resume to Dahlonega Downtown Development Authority Program Assistant, Danielle Bell at dbell@dahlonegadda.org