CBS Corporation 2017 Spring Internship - Sports & Games (Content) - Local Digital Media in New York, New York

2017 Spring Internship - Sports & Games (Content) - Local Digital Media

REF#: 26730

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Local Digital Media

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US

ABOUT US:

Combining the assets of CBS’s owned and operated television and radio stations, CBS Local Digital Media brings together the most trusted brands in media offering visitors a truly "local" experience. Two dozen major market specific portals, music and lifestyle websites, apps and local commerce platforms take an active role in reaching over 50 million unique monthly consumers with extensive coverage of news, traffic, weather, sports and entertainment headlines, as well as CBS Local Offers, Best of Guides, and business directories.

Live audio streams and a library of on-demand video from all CBS local market stations are available allowing consumers to experience award-winning original content whether at home, the office or on the go.

CBS Local is a subsidiary of CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets - including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio - as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit [1] www.cbsradio.com.

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DESCRIPTION:

CBS Local Digital Media provides undergrad/graduate student’s a hands-on, work experience through a structured internship program. Students are encouraged to observe and participate in a professional work environment and explore CBS Local’s day-to-day operations. Through this internship program, students gain valuable skills and knowledge that will be applied in their future careers. CBS fosters an environment where learning is contagious.

  • The Sports/Games intern will support the team with editorial/production needs

  • Support for day to day editorial operations, including writing, managing content, creating photo galleries, editing/building features in WordPress VIP tool, compiling stats and handling general day to day responsibilities

  • Content opportunities in music and lifestyle

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Passion for sports

  • Prior experience in a professional environment

  • Able to multitask, hardworking

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

  • Must work well in a team environment, be self-motivated and pay strict attention to detail

  • Social media experience is a plus

  • Prior online writing experience (samples may be requested)

  • Ability to edit publications

  • Attendance/punctuality is a must

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled