CBS Corporation Intern, Broadcast Research (Full Year) in New York, New York

Intern, Broadcast Research (Full Year)

REF#: 26842

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US

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:

The intern will work with department Directors, Managers and Supervisors in:

  • Supplying CBS corporation with timely, pertinent ratings information

  • Assisting research staff in tracking audience data; aiding in the creation and maintenance of ratings databases; reporting daily ratings on CBS Research Web site

  • Providing general support for primetime, sports, daytime, late night and news divisions, as needed

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Junior or Senior Undergraduate or Graduate student preferred

  • Computer knowledge a must, especially MS Excel, Word and Internet usage

  • A professional demeanor required, with excellent communication and analytical skills

  • Applicant must be able to work year round, part time fall & spring a minimum of 20 hours per week, including morning hours (especially Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays) AND full time 35 hours per week in summer.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled