CBS Corporation 2017 Summer Intern - Program Operations & Distribution in New York, New York

2017 Summer Intern - Program Operations & Distribution

REF#: 27482

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Showtime

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

SHOWTIME and its critically-acclaimed, award-winning original series continue to make their mark on the cultural landscape, with one of the most successful programming lineups in all of television. The SHOWTIME programming slate has made the network among the most talked about in the business, with hits that have included HOMELAND, SHAMELESS, BILLIONS, RAY DONOVAN, THE AFFAIR, DICE, the upcoming series I’M DYING UP HERE, the limited series GUERRILLA and PURITY, and the highly anticipated return of TWIN PEAKS. Original series play a key part in the SHOWTIME programming mix, along with box office hits, comedy and music specials, provocative documentaries, and hard-hitting sports programming, including the flagship franchise SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING ®.

Showtime Networks Inc. owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ and FLIX®, and also offers SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ ON DEMAND and FLIX ON DEMAND®, and the network's authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. Showtime Digital Inc. operates the stand-alone streaming service SHOWTIME®. SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks™ which offers Smithsonian Channel™ and Smithsonian Earth™ through SN Digital LLC. For more information, go to [1] www.SHO.com

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DESCRIPTION:

Showtime Networks, Inc. Summer Internship Program is designed to provide exposure to the cable/entertainment industry. We are looking for college students who are eager to learn and have a passion for pursing a career in the entertainment arena.

The intern will be trained in Post-Production, Domestic & International SVOD/EST, Domestic & International Television, Broadcast Operations, Hotel PPV, Airlines, Promotional & Marketing Materials, International DVD Distribution, Free TV Guidelines.

The intern will be involved and responsible, but not limited to, the following projects:

  • Creating and clearing promotional and marketing materials (images, promos, digital media and photography)

  • Sit in audio and edit sessions

  • Open jobs on Red base database

  • Retrieve music cue sheet for worldwide distribution

  • Submit art requests for various art needs for worldwide distribution

  • Archive cleared marketing assets to departmental server and promo assets to external vendor

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • Current undergraduate student (rising junior or above)

  • Interest in the Cable/Entertainment Industry

  • 2.5 GPA or above

  • Submission of cover letter- required

  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Ability to work at least 35 hours/week for 8 weeks from 6/12-8/4

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Able to provide administrative suppose as needed

Preferred:

  • Cable television experience a plus

  • Active participation in extracurricular activities; clubs; and/or associations. Leadership positions while maintaining an above average GPA, a plus

  • Prior internship experience in a related field, a plus

  • PC and MAC proficient

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite

  • Familiar with digital video formats & post production process a plus

  • Must be a quick thinker and demonstrate enthusiasm for television distribution and entertainment marketing

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled