CBS Corporation Community Affairs Intern - Fall, 2019 in Southfield, Michigan
Community Affairs Intern - Fall, 2019
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Paid Intern
JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time
JOB LOCATION: Southfield, MI
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
Duties include but are not limited to the following activities:
Production Assistant for our weekly Community Affairs programs
Write & research scripts/questions for Street Beat as needed
Write social media for Community Affairs
Research and write community events for web sites
Write website community content and/or blogs
Video Editing: B-roll for community shows, Web Exclusives
Write, Edit, and Produce local PSA’s and assist with PSA production (as needed)
Research potential topics for future programs or PSA’s
Run Studio Camera or Prompter for Production (as needed)
Assist during station-sponsored Community Events (as needed)
Assist Programming, Creative Services, Commercial Production departments (as needed)
Occasional clerical responsibilities (typing, filing, phones) may be required.
Assisting in Creative Services and Sales shoots (production assistant, pre-production, talent releases, etc. as well as casting call assistance)
Outside station events staffing/booth set-up (especially for spring/summer interns)
Organizing and maintenance of the prize closet
Some weekend work may be scheduled, particularly during Spring/Summer.
Must be available to work Thursdays.
Must be available to meet the minimum time commitment for the internship (20 hours/week for a minimum 10 - 13 weeks)
Include a cover letter in addition to your resume for consideration
Knowledge of Adobe Premiere is a plus but not required.
Good computer skills, excellent written skills, and verbal communication abilities.
MS office suite proficiency.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled