About HeadGum

HeadGum is a podcast network formed by Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld.

With studios in Los Angeles and Brooklyn, HeadGum’s goal is to produce, curate, and promote the best podcast content from around the web.

The Team

  • Amir
  • Jake
  • Marty
  • Nic
  • Andrew
  • Whitney
  • Marika
  • Geoffrey
  • Marissa

Work At HeadGum

HeadGum is now accepting applications for our fall internship program.

Interns will get a first-hand look into how a multimedia/podcast network functions on a day-to-day basis. Interns will also have the opportunity to learn about podcasting, recording, marketing, production, and ad sales.

Applicants must reside in Los Angeles and be available to come into the office 2-3 days a week, 10:30AM - 5:00PM. The positions are unpaid and for school credit only. Perks include free lunches, a kitchen stocked with snacks and IMDb credits.

To apply please submit your application materials (resumé, cover letter, and any appropriate work samples) to [email protected] with the subject line "Fall Internship Application" by Oct 20th, 2017.

Office Intern

HeadGum is seeking an Office Intern to support and assist ongoing production in our Los Angeles studio.

Scope of work may include:

  • Running deliveries and pickups for various productions
  • Transcribing videos
  • Conducting research
  • Scouting new podcasts/talent
  • Creating schedules, shot lists, logs, and other paperwork for production
  • Marking podcast episodes for ad insertions
  • Participating in videos, both on and off camera
  • Performing simple Photoshop tasks for social media posts and/or videos.

Requirements:

  • Applicants should be currently enrolled in a post-secondary education
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Intimate knowledge of HeadGum podcasts and video content
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop and other Creative Suite software is a plus
  • Must be eager to learn and present ideas to the team

A/V Intern

HeadGum is seeking a Audio/Video Production Intern to join our team in our Los Angeles studio. Your main roles will be to oversee the general maintenance of the studio, assist on video/photography shoots, and contribute to basic post-production tasks.

Scope of work may include:

  • Operating boom or B camera during shoots
  • Engineering podcast recording sessions
  • Assisting in assembling podcasts using DAW software
  • Assistant edit sketches, ie. ingesting, syncing, and logging
  • Pulling selects for social media shareables
  • Managing and maintaining camera and audio equipment
  • Setting and striking equipment for video shoots.

Requirements:

  • Applicants should be currently enrolled in a post-secondary education related to communication, media studies, or TV/film production
  • Proficient in DSLR filmmaking, experience with Panasonic cameras a plus
  • Audio recording experience preferred
  • Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite, with proficiency in Adobe Premiere Pro, Audition, and Photoshop
  • Intimate knowledge of HeadGum podcasts and video content
  • Must be eager to learn and present ideas to the team