BEST Internship Opportunities

current students AND recent graduates: join our team as interns for the 2019-2020 school year


Available Positions: 

  1. Photography Intern

  2. Videography Intern

  3. Motion Graphics Intern

Interested? Here are a few things you need to know:

  • Interns can be current high school students OR university students

  • Interns cannot compete in tournaments (since being on the Management Team presents a conflict of interest)

  • Application requirements differ for each position. Some interns must be prepared to attend all tournaments for the upcoming year.

To Apply:

  1. Send a cover letter to info@bestfoundation.bg explaining your motivation to be a BEST intern. Please tell us which internship you are applying for, why you love BEST, and why you are a good fit for the position. You may apply for up to two internships. APPLICATIONS ARE DUE 8 JULY. 

  2. Include the internship that you are applying for in the subject line of the email (ie: “Translation Intern Application”)

  3. Check each position for special requirements! If an Internship lists “Special Application Requirements” you must submit these with your cover letter by 8 July.

  4. Candidates will be interviewed in Mid-July.


Photography Intern

(We will accept up to TWO interns for this position)

The Photography Intern will work with Azlin Armstrong on Tournament Photography. This intern should have access to a good camera and must commit to attending all 2019-2020 tournaments. The BEST photographer will create visual images to document BEST’s successes and for creative purposes. This intern is expected to be active, taking photos of opening and closing ceremonies, events, and other tournament activities. This intern will not have regular weekly work, but before, during and after each tournament, a substantial time commitment is expected.

Requirements:

  • Social and portraiture photography skills

  • Technical equipment  - at least semi professional camera

  • Software knowledge - Adobe Photoshop

  • Must be present and working at ALL tournaments

Special Application Requirements:

  • A portfolio featuring up to 20 works

  • An original photo that tells us what BEST means to you


Videography Intern

The Videography Intern will work with Azlin Armstrong on Tournament Videography. This should have access to a good camera and a tripod and must commit to attending all 2019-2020 tournaments. Applicants will be capturing video documenting BEST’s successes and for creative purposes. Interns will be expected to shoot video of opening and closing ceremonies, events, and other tournament activities. These interns will not have regular weekly work, but before, during and after each tournament, a substantial time commitment is expected.

Requirements:

  • Videography skills

  • Technical equipment  - at least semi professional camera and a tripod

  • Must be present and working at ALL tournaments

  • Knowledge of Adobe Premiere is not a requirement, but it is a bonus!

Special Application Requirements:

  • A portfolio featuring up to three works of video

  • A one minute video that tells us why you should be the Videography Intern


Motion Graphics Intern

The Motion Graphics Intern will work with Azlin Armstrong primarily on video graphics and animations, with additional opportunities to work on social media and web design. These interns should have experience creating motion graphics for video and be comfortable working on motion graphic software programs. The BEST animator will be creating animations to enhance BEST’s videos and professional media presence. The time commitment depends on how much time you spend on your animations--plan to complete at least four substantial motion graphic projects during the year.

Requirements:

  • Animation experience

  • Technical equipment  - Must own Motion Graphic and Animation software, ideally Adobe After Effects and Adobe Animate

  • In-depth knowledge of the Motion Graphic and Animation software

  • Willing to dedicate substantial time to creating high-quality work

Special Application Requirements:

  • A portfolio featuring up to 10 works