Job profile - intern at OTF sales (Amsterdam)
Amsterdam, 21 May Protected content
Re: 6 months paid Internship at Off The Fence B.V
To whom it may concern,
Off the Fence is the leading independent non-fiction content company of global scale and reach, producing and distributing exceptional factual programming.
Non-scripted specialists, our catalogue spans all factual genres, from Wildlife to Science, History to Travel, and Culture to Lifestyle but we also distribute Theatrical Documentaries, Independent Films, Stand-up Comedy and some Children content.
In addition to our own internally produced award-winning documentaries, we distribute the titles of some major international brands such as AMC Networks, IFC/Sundance, Fox International Channels, Smithsonian Networks, and over Protected content producers.
Images speak louder than words, so here is a little video, which summarizes, who we are and what we do in 2 minutes: Protected content
We are currently looking for a hard-working and motivated intern to work within our international sales team on the Herrengracht in Amsterdam, supporting our strategy to position programming in the schedules of channels worldwide.
The ideal candidate should have an interest in media, good organizational skills, a strong work ethic and an ability to work and communicate with others as part of a target-driven team.
A proficient level of English is essential, and another European language (Spanish, French, Italian or German) would be a great advantage but is not vital. The main attributes we are looking for are enthusiasm, excellent interpersonal skills and a drive to succeed.
If you are looking for a chance to discover the world of content distribution, this is a fantastic opportunity to learn in a supportive work environment with potential for employment after the initial internship.
You will be in contact with international broadcasters to help pitch shows; you will organize various TV markets (Mip markets in Cannes, Natpe Miami, Rio content Market) and help with various administrative tasks and learn among a young and fun team with offices in the heart of Amsterdam.
This is a full time paid internship and we are looking for someone who can start around the 1st of August Protected content interviews will take place before the 1st of July and successful applicants will be contacted for a meeting.
To be considered for the position, please email your CV and a cover letter in English to Protected content with the subject “OTF Internship: YOUR NAME” before Friday the 15th of June Protected content .
We look forward to meeting you!
For more information about Off the Fence please visit our website: Protected content