CBS Corporation 2017 TV Research Internship (6-12 mths) in New York, New York

2017 TV Research Internship (6-12 mths)

REF#: 27626

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern




CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.


2017 TV Research Internship (6-12 mths)

Great opportunity for a dependable, enthusiastic, and motivated student with career interests in the television industry to learn Nielsen rating methodologies. Candidate would work with senior executives within the national broadcast research department to help satisfy day to day needs and timely requests. Responsibilities would include but not limited to:

  • Preparation and distribution of Nielsen ratings and charts using MS Office.

  • Various related TV Research duties including office projects and office assistance

Seeking intern to start in June 2017


Required skills:

  • Ideal candidate should have firm analytical skills and be a self-starter

  • Ability to work well in an environment where needs and priorities are subject to constant change

  • Willingness to take and follow directions and to ask questions when uncertain of task

  • Strong Excel, Word and Internet skills a must

  • Minimum commitment is 6 mth; 12 mths preferred

  • Must be a college student (Marketing or Communications major preferred


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