Production Intern

  • Content
  • Los Angeles, United States

Production Intern

Job description

Headgum is a leading comedy podcast network and advertising marketplace with an emphasis on host-read ads. We are a small startup team with bright ideas that likes to move fast and have fun. Forward-thinking and tech-savvy, we’re looking to add creative, intelligent members who are looking to face any challenge the industry may present. Join us and build the future of on-demand audio.

The Summer Production Intern will work closely with our content and marketing teams to support Headgum’s production workflow and promotional content. Interns will get a first-hand look into how a multimedia/podcast network functions on a day-to-day basis. They will have the opportunity to learn how a podcast is produced, from concept to current series.

Rate: $16/hr 3 days a week

Job requirements

Scope of work will include:

  • Gaining a deep understanding of podcast production and promotion, by shadowing development and supporting day-to-day needs for current series.

  • Supporting the marketing team by creating promotional content including video, audio, and image assets. You will have the opportunity to pitch creative concepts and execute them.

  • Copywriting for social media, newsletters, and pitch decks.

  • Managing series production documents to track release dates, guests, and topics

  • Assisting with episode research and helping to brainstorm ideas

Additional tasks may include:

  • Managing and maintaining studio audio and video equipment between sessions

  • Assisting with office upkeep and greeting talent

  • Shadowing podcast recording sessions


  • Must reside in the Los Angeles or New York area for the duration of the internship
  • Applicants should be passionate about podcasting and comedy and interested in pursuing work in production, development, or marketing.

  • Obsessive attention to detail

  • Extensive proficiency with Adobe Premiere and Photoshop. Illustrator is a plus. Applicants must include examples of previous video and design work in their application.

  • Proficiency with Sheets/Excel, Google Docs, and Google Slides/Keynote

  • Basic proficiency in audio editing software and DSLR filmmaking is a plus

  • Interest in creative writing and producing is also a plus