CBS Corporation 2017 Winter/Spring TV Publicity Internship in Santa Monica, California

2017 Winter/Spring TV Publicity Internship

REF#: 26638

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Distribution

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: Santa Monica, CA

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. Among CTD's critically-acclaimed programs are the #1 syndicated series Judge Judy; talk leader Dr. Phil; the #1 and #2 rated game shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!; the Emmy Award-winning talk shows Rachael Ray and The Doctors; the #1 and #2 newsmagazines Entertainment Tonight and Inside Edition, along with The Insider; court show Hot Bench; and popular off-network product, including the CSI and Star Trek franchises, Everybody Loves Raymond, Frasier, NCIS, Criminal Minds, NCIS: Los Angeles, The Good Wife, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, Hot in Cleveland and Undercover Boss. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp.

DESCRIPTION:

The Media Relations & Publicity department is seeking interns to work closely with management while being involved with and exposed to the following tasks:

  • Collect and review internet, print and social media clips daily

  • Assist in development of relevant press materials

  • Organize trade publications, magazines, newspapers

  • Answer phones while maintaining proper phone etiquette

  • Assist with publicity events

Coordinate special projects (i.e. show milestones; parties/celebrations)

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • Strong interest in public relations, media and television

  • Strong computer skills, including high proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint

  • Ability to interact with executives and television personalities

  • Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and excellent communicative skills

  • Motivated individuals that work well under pressure, in a fast-paced environment

Preferred:

Looking for a candidate whom is extremely organized and can keep up in a fast-paced, breaking news environment. Must have strong attention to detail skills and be able to keep up with strict deadlines.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled