DIM MAK, the record label & lifestyle brand founded by Steve Aoki, is looking for a passionate Video Production intern to assist with our company and gain valuable experience within the music industry. Applicants should be available to work out of our Downtown LA office 20-30 hours per week.
This is an unpaid 3-5 month internship position for college credit only.
Candidate should have knowledge of the Dim Mak brand, as well as of the electronic music community as a whole. Knowledge of electronic music and artists across genres is important, as well as having a finger on the pulse of major events and festivals, releases outside of Dim Mak, news pertaining to the electronic community, etc.
Preferred (but willing to train the right candidate):
-Experience with Adobe After Effects, Premiere, and Photoshop CC
-Experience making titles, lower thirds, and simple motion graphics
-Strong understanding of video codecs and file types
-Strong DSLR Proficiency
-Experience as a grip/gaffer, and know how to set up basic three point lighting
-Experience shooting various content such as live events, behind the scenes/ EPKs, music videos, and interviews
-Experience working with talent, in particular EDM producers/DJs
-Must be able to meet fast deadlines
-Must be local to the area
-Link to current EDITING reel or examples
Only applicants with a reel or examples of relevant work attached to their resume will be considered.
Job Type: Internship
After Effects: 1 year
Required education: Enrolled in Bachelor’s program
About Dim Mak
In 1996, Steve Aoki founded DIM MAK and developed it into an influential independent record label and music lifestyle brand. Responsible for launching the careers of seminal acts such as Bloc Party, The Bloody Beetroots, The Chainsmokers, Deorro, Keys N Krates and countless others, the independently owned DIM MAK has consistently pushed new musical movements via its staunch DIY ethos. With a back catalog hundreds of records deep, a history of legendary live events, and a fully formed clothing line, Dim Mak continues its global mission of promoting boundary-pushing music and culture ‘by any means necessary.’