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Fall Intern - Way : Underscored Social Media

CNN

New York, NY 3 days ago
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Job Description
Welcome to Warner Bros. Discovery… the stuff dreams are made of.

Who We Are…

When we say, ''the stuff dreams are made of,'' we're not just referring to the world of wizards, dragons and superheroes, or even to the wonders of Planet Earth. Behind WBD's vast portfolio of iconic content and beloved brands, are the storytellers bringing our characters to life, the creators bringing them to your living rooms and the dreamers creating what's next…

From brilliant creatives, to technology trailblazers, across the globe, WBD offers career defining opportunities, thoughtfully curated benefits, and the tools to explore and grow into your best selves. Here you are supported, here you are celebrated, here you can thrive.

WAY Internship: CNN Underscored Social Media: NYC - Fall 2024

Application Deadline: Friday, July 26th
* Pro Tip: S ubmit your application as soon as possible – applications could close earlier due to applicant volume!*

WAY Internship Program

We are excited to announce the Warner Brothers Discovery Academic Year Internship Program (WAY). This six-month internship, running from the fall through the spring semester, is designed for high-performing rising seniors to be placed into extended internship opportunities . Interns will enhance their professional skills and deepen their understanding of our busines s es and culture, ideally positioning themselves for future post grad
opportunities to continue their growth and success.

Please note that while this internship is an excellent way to prepare for a potential career at WBD, participation in the program does not guarantee a future job offer.

Your New Role

This internship will be located in the NYC area. The selected intern will be expected to join us in the office on a regular cadence based on the intern manager's in office schedule. The Social Media Intern will support the Underscored social team to expand the reach on social platforms including Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, Twitter(X) and Pinterest.

Your Role Accountabilities
• Responsible for creating and posting content daily, as well as ideating and editing video content and series across platforms.
• Regularly track and measure follower growth, engagement rate, video views, and other relevant data when needed.
• Pitch new video one-off video concepts and series ideas weekly .
• Film, edit, and voiceover TikTok and Instagram videos on an as needed basis.

Qualifications & Experience
• Experience working with commerce brands or publishers and can juggle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
• Flawless social copy.
• Strong knowledge of video editing (must be proficient in Adobe Premiere Pro, The Microsoft Suite, Canva and in-app editing tools).
• Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines.



Requirements
• This position is part of the WBD Academic Year (WAY) internship program. The program duration is 6 months, running from early October to mid April . Candidates will be expected to commit to the entire 6 month duration.
• Must be actively enrolled in a n accredited college or university degree program for the full duration of the internship (proof of enrollment required )
• Must be a rising Senior undergraduate , graduating in Spring 2025 (18 years or older)
• Must be in academic good standing (3.0
or above cumulative GPA)
• Warner Bros. Discovery will only consider candidates who are presently authorized to work for any employer in the United States and who will not require work visa sponsorship from Warner Bros. Discovery now or in the future in order to retain their authorization to work in the United States. Candidates currently on any student or exchange visa, including F-1 CPT, F-1 OPT, J-1, M-1, etc., will not be eligible for the internship program. .

What to know before applying:
• Th is internship will last the duration of the Fall – Spring semester. The dates are as follows:

Program dates:
• Start Date: October 7 th
• End Date: April 16th
• Interns will be expected to work 16-24 hours per week in a hybrid capacity.
• Our internships are paid opportunities with a competitive hourly wage. Credit is not required ; however, we will provide the necessary documentation for school credit if desired. Relocation is not provided .
• Interviewing will take place from July through Late August . A WBD team member will contact you if your experiences and interests match an open internship position. Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to give individual status updates.

About Our Internship Program

WBD's Internship Program is designed to nurture students professionally and personally. We attract the country's boldest and brightest students for paid, for-credit, real-world internship experiences in the entertainment, tech, sports, news and media industries. We offer career-defining opportunities to learn valuable skills that will help you prepare for a successful future.

Ready to learn more? Here's what we offer:
• Hands-on work with passionate, talented team members in your field
• Mentorship from some of the industry's kindest and most passionate entertainment veterans
• Engaging events including professional development seminars, panels with recruiters and former interns, intern-exclusive events, and so much more
• Access to top-level executives and employees through our Speaker Series and Roundtables
• Incredible networking opportunities with industry-leading professionals and a robust intern alumni network
• A creative, collaborative, and inclusive company culture

What you can expect to take away from the semester:
• Opportunities to develop professionally and uncover skills you didn't know you had
• The insider scoop on the entertainment industry and what happens behind the scenes
• Relationships that will go beyond your collegiate career
• Real-life experiences that will provide you with the confidence to delve into your next adventure

In compliance with local law, we are disclosing the compensation, or a range thereof, for roles in locations where legally required. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The rate listed is just one component
of Warner Bros. Discovery's total compensation package for employees. Pay Rate: $19 per hour USD for undergrad interns.

Championing Inclusion at WBD
Warner Bros. Discovery embraces the opportunity to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of our society and the world around us. Being an equal opportunity employer means that we take seriously our responsibility to consider qualified candidates on the basis of merit, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.

If you're a qualified candidate and you require adjustments or accommodations to search for a job opening or apply for a position, please contact us at recruitadmin@wbd.com.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gp2y4e-3-92-91-54-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary: $19.00 Per Hour ($ USD)