CBS Corporation Spring 2017 Finance / Business Operations Intern - Local Digital Media in New York, New York

Spring 2017 Finance / Business Operations Intern - Local Digital Media

REF#: 26735

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Local Digital Media

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

Combining the assets of CBS’s owned and operated television and news/sports/talk radio stations; CBS Local Digital Media brings together the most trusted brands in media offering visitors a truly "local" experience. Websites and mobile applications have been launched in 26 markets and include the latest news, traffic, weather and sports headlines, as well as a question and answer service, daily 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.

Eventful, a CBS Local Digital Media business, connects consumers with live entertainment and local events. Over 20 million people use Eventful every month to find out what’s happening and decide what to do. Eventful works to reach consumers and drive commerce through a unique and targeted blend of digital and direct marketing. Eventful’s unique social media service "Demand It!" -- empowers consumers to influence the content and location of entertainment and live events.

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Local Digital Media has an opportunity for a veteran of the armed services to participate in a fall internship program. The Veteran Intern will gain experience in our Finance department.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Generate weekly financial and business metrics using Excel

  • Assist in business analysis and potential revenue forecasting

  • Support accounts payable

  • Generate monthly financial reports

  • Assist staff on various projects and ad-hoc requests

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree or working towards an advanced degree in Finance, Economics or a related discipline (Junior or Senior only)

  • Previous work experience

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Verbal and written communication

  • Leadership and organizational skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and the Internet

  • The desire to learn about Digital Media

  • A passion for Digital

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled