Photography Operations Internship in Eden Prairie, MN at Lifetouch National School Studios Inc.

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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Lifetouch 2018 Summer Internship: Photography Operations Internship 2018

Dating back to 1936, today Lifetouch and its business units continue a tradition of unmatched service and excellence, serving the photographic needs of people of all ages and in all walks of life. As you take the first few steps of your career journey, consider joining our dynamic and expanding organization.

We are seeking ambitious students with exceptional academic records to participate in our top-of-the-line summer internship program.

An internship at Lifetouch provides a challenging and rewarding on-the-job experience in a highly collaborative work environment.

Program highlights include:

  • A formal mentor in your area of focus
  • Business-critical projects
  • Exposure to senior leadership
  • Special workshops focused on building business acumen
  • Great networking opportunities
  • Intern social events

Our internship program provides a challenging and rewarding on-the-job experience in a highly collaborative work environment. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Employ technical writing and creative skills to build online training documents and learning content for field employees using computer programs.
  • Develop and update photography training support materials with the guidance of operations and training professionals.
  • Assist with preparation for annual photography training meeting.
  • Support contest and recognition programs.
  • Conduct testing and trial runs of photography quality improvement initiatives and support the photography operations organization.
  • Work with photography operations and training professionals at all levels to gain direct and relevant knowledge or experience in the following areas:  Photography Operations and Support, Event Planning, Driving Photography Quality Improvement, Training, General Business Knowledge and Personal/Professional Development Skills.
  • Prepare a project/business plan on a specific subject matter, create a presentation using various media and present to business leadership teams.  Specific subject will be determined in collaboration with your mentor.
  • Write or contribute to LNSS business communication in the Weekly Focus, Google Community and other vehicles.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Junior or senior student in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program; must be enrolled in a related field of study (Industrial Psychology, Business, Project Management, Mass Communications etc)
  • Effective information processing & comprehension abilities
  • Creative visualization, critical thinking, strategic reasoning skills
  • Ability to collaborate and perform as a member of a team
  • Time-management skills and ability to learn quickly
  • Capacity to work under pressure while maintaining high-quality standards
  • Demonstrated commitment to developing communication skills (written, interpersonal and presentation)
  • Experience with Microsoft programs; familiarity with Google-based systems is a plus
  • Proficient and active in social media channels; ability to interact in the space immediately
  • Previous internship experience preferred