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Internships

SIFF is looking for organized, efficient, resourceful interns. These are unpaid internships with a 10-20 hour/week commitment. To apply for internships, please email your resume with letter of interest to interns@siff.net. Indicate the name of the internship for which you are applying in the subject line.

Graphic Design Intern

The Graphic Design Intern is responsible for assisting the Graphic Design Manager with a range of print and web projects, such as print ads, lobby displays, printed collateral materials, and web graphics. This internship will also involve assisting in the creation of materials for Seattle International Film Festival 2015, SIFF Cinema, SIFF Education, Development, and Special Events. Click here to download the full internship description.

Guest Relations Intern

Guest Relations Interns are responsible for performing a wide variety of tasks to assist the Guest Relations Department with meeting the travel, accommodation and hospitality needs of our visiting filmmakers, celebrities, media professionals and other guests of the Seattle International Film Festival. Interns may be assigned to assist a specific staff member or may float between various staff to assist throughout the department. Click here to download the full internship description.

Marketing Intern

The Marketing Intern is responsible for assisting the Marketing Manager in implementing SIFF’s overall marketing plan -- focusing specifically on community outreach and promotions -- to build awareness about Seattle International FIlm Festival 2015, SIFF Cinema, SIFF Education, Development, and Special Events, and to increase attendance and ticket sales. Click here to download the full internship description.

Photography Intern

The Photography Intern is responsible for assisting the Digital Marketing Manager in executing the digital marketing and communications strategy of the organization to increase attendance to and engagement with the 2015 Seattle International Film Festival. Click here to download the full internship description.

Public Relations Intern

The Public Relations Intern is responsible for assisting the PR/Interactive Marketing Manager in implementing SIFF’s overall public relations strategy and executing local and national media outreach to promote and generate favorable media coverage surrounding programming for Seattle International Film Festival 2015, SIFF Cinema, SIFF Education, Development, and Special Events. Click here to download the full internship description.

Publications Intern

The Publications Intern is responsible for assisting the Publications Manager and Associate Editors in the overall production of the Festival Catalogue, Free Guide, Festival flyers, and website. Click here to download the full internship description.

Social Media Intern

The Social Media Intern is responsible for assisting the Interactive Marketing Manager in implementing SIFF’s overall communications and marketing plan -- focusing specifically on digital communications -- to build awareness about SIFF within the community, and to increase film screening attendance and ticket sales. Click here to download the full internship description.

Special Events Photography Intern

The Special Events Photography Intern is responsible for assisting SIFF’s Development Department with sponsorship activation by photographing sponsor presence at Seattle International Film Festival 2015 venues and events in order to: 1) increase sponsor visibility featuring images on SIFF’s website and social media platforms; and 2) provide images to sponsors documenting fulfillment of SIFF deliverables. Click here to download the full internship description.

Special Events Production Intern

The Special Events Production Intern is responsible for providing hands-on support for the Special Events Team in implementing over 50 Festival events. This labor-intensive position focuses specifically on inventory management -- product delivery, event load in, event load out – as well as overall event production. Click here to download the full internship description.