Graphic Design Careers

Graphic Design Careers

What does it take to make a portfolio stand out, and how do you compete with the swarm of talent out there? How do you get a coveted graphic design internship? Or how do land that first job? What trends do you need to be aware of to keep your work current? Join Career Development as Ricardo Mendoza, founder of Cynosure Creative Agency, answers all these questions and more!

Live Nation Job Fair & Career Expo

Live Nation Job Fair & Career Expo

Don’t miss this exclusive virtual event with the world’s leading live entertainment company, Live Nation! With positions and jobs worldwide, unlimited vacation time, ticket perks, and dog-friendly offices, this is a great place to start your career. Get informed on current positions, resume & interviewing tips, and so much more!

Better Youth Immersive Storytelling : The Future of Animation

Better Youth Immersive Storytelling : The Future of Animation

It’s no secret that technology rules when it comes to immersive storytelling, especially when it comes to animation! In this roundtable discussion, join LAFS Online Program Director Ken Norman along with: Emmy-Award winning director of Apple TV’s LUCK, Peggy Holmes Screenwriter of Apple TV’s LUCK, Kiel Murray and Better Youth Program Participant, Chrisie Morris!

From Digital Designer to Design Agency

From Digital Designer to Design Agency

Listen and learn about how Luis Soto became a graphic designer and built his client list up, then founded his own digital agency with Charlie Lee and built an even bigger client list! Hear tips on becoming a better designer and starting your own agency. Luis and Charlie Lee run Made Agency in Los Angeles, California. 
 

Guitar Center Career Fair

Guitar Center Career Fair

The Los Angeles Film School Career Development Department is thrilled to welcome one of the largest music retailer chains in the United States, Guitar Center!  Check out this exclusive virtual event as the Guitar Center hiring team gives you tips on having your resume stand out, positions they’re currently hiring for (both corporate and retail), strategies when interviewing, and so much more! 

Live/Events Video Production Assistant, Marketing Department

Live/Events Video Production Assistant, Marketing Department

Job Description

Applicants must be a full time LAFS student with a GPA of 2.0 or higher. 

Name of Position:

Live/Events Video Production Assistant, Marketing Department

Name of Supervisor(s):

Samuel Barrozo

Location where the student will perform his/her duties:

The Los Angeles Film School/ Hybrid

Purpose or role of the position within the organization:

The Live/Events Video Production Work Study Assistant position will report to the Livestream Event/Specialist and work hands-on with a wide range of video productions with an emphasis on live-streaming and Virtual Events. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in camera operating along with content creation, media platforms/formats, signal flow, and pre-production organization.

Applicant must be able to take direction and collaborate in a fast-paced work environment. We are looking for students who have a passion for live/video production and are eager to support every event that happens at The Los Angeles Film School.

This Work Study Position is a great opportunity to get hands-on experience for students gearing towards the industry and should prep them accordingly once they enter the workforce.

Duties and responsibilities associated with the position and how they relate to the purpose or role:

• Assisting creation of graphic/video assets to be used during specific productions
• Help organize video content archives, both physical and digital.
• Take inventory of equipment while keeping it organized in its specific orientation for quick accessibility by the rest of the team.
• Conduct equipment/program tests and shoots in preparation for upcoming events and offload footage for review.
• Execute live video production assignments given by the manager during the event.
• Retrieve and submit proper forms of talent or subjects of productions for legal.
• Participate in production rehearsals in given capacity.
• Work as a liaison between proper departments to ensure a successful shoot.
• Setup/Breakdown equipment before and after productions in a neat and organized manner to be returned to storage.
• Will require some evening and weekend availability.

General qualifications for the position:

• Comfortable around video and audio equipment, specifically camera operating.
• Knowledge of Zoom, Premiere Pro, DaVinci Resolve, and Photoshop a plus.
• Strong communication and customer service skills (Will be public/talent fronting)
• Can be from any program as long as they have knowledge or experience finessing with video equipment/program.
• Collaborative and able to able to work with a team in a positive work environment.
• Creative, analytical thinker and a fast learner. Will need to be comfortable in a fast-paced work environment.
• Results-oriented, self-motivated, and always looking to improve.
• Comfort managing multiple projects; extremely organized and detail-oriented.
• Computer literate in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint (Apple Keynote is a plus).
• MUST HAVE COMPLETED FAFSA AND BE Work-Study APPROVED BY FINANCIAL AID Work-Study Coordinator.

Before applying, you must first fill out the FWS APPLICATION to see if you are eligible to work through the Federal Work-Study program. Please fill this form out before you apply to this position.
Once you are eligible to work through the Federal Work-Study program, please click on the APPLY NOW button below to directly email the Supervisor with the subject line of the JOB POSITION TITLE and your attached RESUME.

Please send your Emails and Resumes to Samuel Barrozo at sbarrozo@lafilm.edu.

AMGI Animation Studio Panel

AMGI Animation Studio Panel

Don’t miss Career Development’s virtual panel with AMGI Animation Studio! The best part? Four of our panelists are LAFS grads now working at AMGI! Joined by Chief Creative Colin Brady, our grads share how they broke into the industry and give their takes on how to grow as an artist.