KEXP offers internships in all areas of radio broadcasting. Interns will gain real world experience in a broad array of fields including music programming, production, online, marketing, development, business support and administration. KEXP interns will learn skills in business communication, project management, problem solving, audio technology, database management and more. These skills and experiences offer our interns a unique ground-level glimpse of the day-to-day life of a community radio station, while offering relationship building and networking opportunities that will aid in securing future employment in the music industry. All internships are unpaid.
QUALIFICATIONS – WHAT WE LOOK FOR
KEXP internships are highly competitive. In general, we look for individuals who are motivated, independent workers, team players, organized, efficient, excellent communicators, comfortable on Microsoft Office applications and most importantly have a fanatical love of music, and knowledge of KEXP and our mission in the community. Availability of 10-20 hours per week, during regular business hours (9am-6pm, Monday-Friday) is a requirement for all new interns.
HOW TO APPLY
Please email your cover letter and resume to email@example.com. For a full job description, please click on the job title.
Development Communications Volunteer Internship
This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced writer interested in learning more about working with nonprofits, or a fundraiser eager to refine and practice their writing and communication skills. The Development Communications Intern supports the Development Communications Manager, who is responsible for building and strengthening relationships with KEXP donors through excellent, compelling, and effective communications on behalf of the Development Team and KEXP.
Software Development Volunteer Internship
The KEXP Software Development Intern will assist the KEXP Software Development Team in creating digital services geared towards the discovery of music and artists. The Software Development Intern collaborates with colleagues to contribute to the maintenance and development of KEXP.ORG, other KEXP sites, mobile apps, and other digital projects for KEXP.
If you are unable to make the weekly commitment of an internship, we also have many volunteer opportunities including helping out at fundraising drives, tabling at events, and mailing out thank you gifts to listeners. Click here to register to volunteer.