Careers


Come join us at Participant Media!

 

We are a global media company focused on entertainment that inspires and accelerates social change. As a collaborative, entrepreneurial, independent entertainment company, we aim to create socially relevant, commercially viable and critically acclaimed content. Each of us is dedicated to our founder Jeff Skoll’s ultimate vision of a sustainable world of peace and prosperity.

Corporate and social responsibility is in the DNA of our company and our employees. If you share our passion for taking action, we want to hear from you. We strongly encourage you to apply. Please specify which position(s) are of interest to you. For more information, please visit us on LinkedIn.

 

Current Open Positions

 

 

Internships

Participant Media offers hands-on summer internships, providing students with real world experience. Our program is a full-time paid internship and runs from June - August.  During this time, our interns will be exposed to different aspects of the company in addition to having mentoring opportunities for professional development. All applicants must be current students to be considered. 

Business & Legal Affairs Internship

The Business & Legal Affairs team of Participant Media is seeking an intern to support the narrative and documentary film groups by structuring and negotiating deals in connection with the development, co-financing, production and distribution of Participant's films. 

Social Impact Internship

Participant Media is seeking students interested in the research and development of Social Impact campaigns and initiatives, including the vetting and cultivation of potential partner organizations. Participant partners with social sector organizations, non-profits and corporations who are committed to creating an open forum for discussion, education, and audience involvement around the issues in our films.

Interns will participate in corporate outreach strategies through NGO/Foundation research, list management, identifying prospects, and investigating innovative revenue opportunities. Additionally, interns will learn about the varied avenues by which outreach happens and gain valuable exposure to the many professional networks established around causes.

 

 

Fellowships

Participant Media offers paid fellowships to recent college graduates.  The fellowship is a full-time, nine-month program (July - April) designed to attract and develop motivated, passionate young professionals, who have graduated within the last year and are interested in pursuing a career in media.

Social Impact Fellow

The Social Impact Campaigns team works to develop and execute campaigns that leverage Participant Media content to increase issue awareness, shift attitudes and/or inspire behavioral or systemic change. Through their work, the Fellow will help identify opportunities for social impact campaign engagement, support campaign development and execution, and examine / consider the best ways to measure campaign outcomes and impact.

The Fellow will dive into issue landscaping and research potential partner organizations which will aid in the development of social impact campaigns. The Fellow will also help develop insights on campaign effectiveness through competitive analysis, social media data and other analytics. 

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