CBS Corporation Digital/Web Internship in Southfield, Michigan
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.).
Our internship provides student interns the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the areas of Digital Media and Creative Services, as well as in other departments where there is an interest. Activities Interns may be involved in include the following:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to, the following:
Research, assist and write news content for CBSDetroit.com and CW50Detroit.com
Aid in promoting content on Social Media Platforms
Engage with viewers online
Learn basic SEO techniques and best practices
Research story content for websites
Include a cover letter with your resume.
Must be at least (18) eighteen years of age.
Online resume and cover letter required.
Currently attending an accredited college and have achieved junior or senior status.
Students must be in satisfactory academic standing. Verification letter from college/university required. Academic credit not required but will be given preference.
Excellent writing skills (and copy-editing skills) a must.
Able to meet the minimum time commitment for the internship program (20 hours/week for a minimum of 10 - 13 weeks)
Good computer skills, excellent written skills, and verbal communication abilities.
MS office suite proficiency.
Eye for good local and viral content.
Experience with WordPress & Adobe Photoshop preferred.
Experience shooting and editing photos/videos - knowledge of Final Cut Pro &/or Adobe Premier is a plus.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled