Learn the tricks of the media trade as you intern for the CBS Corporation, the most watched television networks in the United States. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a PAID internship with a media giant!
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Organization/Company: CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand — “the Eye” — one of the most recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film, and interactive and socially responsible media.
Duty Station: New York, Washington, D.C. or Los Angeles
Open to: Current undergraduate (rising junior or above) and graduate students are eligible. Recent graduates are not eligible for this program. Students majoring in journalism, broadcasting or communications are preferred; other majors will be considered.
Timeframe: Students must be able to meet the minimum time commitment -- full time during the summer; at least 20 hours in fall/spring.
Fall | Semester deadline: June 30
Spring | Semester deadline: October 31
Summer | Semester deadline: February 28
Job description: This is an educational program designed for college students who are interested in pursuing a career in journalism, broadcasting or production. Each student is selected and assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.
Learn fundamental newsgathering skills, find, confirm and report news stories, log tapes, coordinate scripts, research stories, conduct preliminary interviews, assist during shoots, select footage, perform light clerical duties and assist staff members. Duties vary in each department.
Qualifications: Participants must have good computer skills, excellent written and verbal communication abilities and knowledge of current events. A 3.0 GPA or above is recommended.
Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Wage: CBS News will compensate each student an hourly wage. CBS News does not require students to receive college credit. Students are solely responsible for coordinating and meeting the credit requirements of their college/university.
How to apply: Go to CBS Careers, search 'CBS News Internship' and apply
Due to the high volume of applicants, the office cannot respond to application-status inquiries; complete application packets are reviewed and qualified students are contacted directly for a Skype or in-person interview, depending on applicant location.
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