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CBS Corporation Fall 2019 CNET Editorial Intern in New York, New York

Fall 2019 CNET Editorial Intern

REF#: 34396

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 280 million people visiting its properties each month, CBS Interactive is a top Web property globally. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSNews.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com, TVGuide.com and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

DESCRIPTION:

The CNET Editorial Intern will have the opportunity to write and report tech news alongside CNET Editors. The intern will primarily focus on providing consumer advice in their writing. The intern will be testing and reviewing products throughout the course of the internship. Additionally, the intern will create gift guides, shopping guides and best-of-content. We would love to have an intern that is passionate about consumer technology, knows how to report, write and edit and is deadline focused.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Writing and reporting tech news

  • Testing and reviewing products

  • Creating gift guides, shopping guides and best-of-content

  • Interfacing with tech companies we cover

  • Producing how-to features about pressing tech problems

  • Attending media/press events

  • Updating existing content for maximum SEO viability

Logistics:

  • Time commitment: part-time, 20 hours per week during our regular office hours (Monday - Friday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm) but times may vary per team

  • This is a paid internship and can also be for university credit if it meets your university's guidelines

QUALIFICATIONS:

What We're Looking For:

  • Strong reporting, writing and editing skills

  • Knowledge of the tech space and tech products

  • Deadline focused

  • Detail oriented

  • Bonus: Experience writing video scripts and appearing on-camera

Additional Requirements:

  • Intern must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college or university

  • Must be at least 18 years old

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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