CBS Corporation Fall 2017 CBS Sports Communications Intern in New York, New York

Fall 2017 CBS Sports Communications Intern

REF#: 28983

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

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.

DESCRIPTION:

Intern will assist in the day-to-day functions of the Sports Press/Communications department. Intern will perform a wide variety of jobs including collecting and distributing stories concerning CBS Sports talent, production and broadcasts; updating biographical information on talent and production; proofreading, fact checking and filing press releases; answering phones, assist in conference calls and ratings projects. Intern will report to the Senior Vice President, Communications.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • In some cases, solid knowledge and interest in sports, particularly college sports is required.

  • CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network Internships are paid at a standard competitive hourly rate, proper work authorization is needed to be employed within the United States.

  • Internships are in New York, NY. Selected students must be willing to relocate or commute at their own expense.

  • Internships are open to college juniors and seniors, though some departments also accept law school students. Upon acceptance, we will require a letter from your school or transcript confirming you are a matriculated junior, senior, or law student.

  • Positions available from August - December.

  • 3.0 GPA or above.

  • Online Application

  • Resume and cover letter

  • Exceptional attention to detail.

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

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Ability to work and prioritize work assignments.

  • Able to provide administrative support as needed.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled