CBS Corporation Summer 2017 Social Content Intern - CBS.com in Burbank, California

Summer 2017 Social Content Intern - CBS.com

REF#: 26767

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Burbank, CA

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 280 million people visiting its properties each month, CBS Interactive is a top Web property globally. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSNews.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com, TVGuide.com and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

DESCRIPTION:

The social content intern will work within the CBS Interactive Social Content Development & Programming team in our Burbank office. As a full-time member of our team during the summer, you will have an opportunity to impact hundreds of millions of TV fans through powerful social media content.

This internship offers the right candidate an opportunity to create content that will delight TV fans on social platforms as well as exposure to the full scope of content production. It is ideal for a student who wishes to explore and/or pursue a career in online content development/production or content marketing.

Role Responsibilities:

Work on Big Brother Snapchat and other social projects for summer shows

Generate and pitch content ideas daily for CBS summer shows

Identify real-time social trends and rising themes and generate content ideas that leverage those opportunities

Create photo and video content in collaboration with content producers, designers and editors

Work with social content producers to publish social posts, including writing creative and effective copy and selecting/manipulating accompanying imagery

Logistics

Time commitment: Full-time, 40 hours per week during our regular office hours (Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm) but times may vary per team.

This is a paid internship and can also be for university credit if it meets your university's guidelines.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Understanding of publishing on social platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram and Snapchat

Interest in television, entertainment and pop culture

Must be detail oriented

Ability to work against tight deadlines

Great communication skills and ability to articulate concepts

Keen eye for visual storytelling (experience in Photoshop a plus)

Additional Requirements:

  • You must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college or university

  • You must have at least one academic semester left after Summer 2017

  • Must be at least 18 years old

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled