Intern - Research


London, United Kingdom 11-20-2023
  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

See yourself at NBCU! Be a part of our intern community, a diverse group of curious and passionate trailblazers who we believe are the future of our industry.

The NBCUniversal Internship Program allows students to unlock their potential by contributing to big projects in meaningful ways that matter. To thrive as an NBCU intern, you are ready to bring your passion for media, entertainment, and technology along with your desire to learn each day.

Your professional development is important to us. NBCU interns receive career prep, leadership exposure, connection to other interns, networking, and of course, all the fun you can imagine along the way. Because we know it can be challenging to balance coursework and internship commitments, we offer interns paid time off for mental health, school exams, and personal holidays.

To meet students where they are, we will host internships in both a virtual and in-person format. Opportunities listed will either be in-person based on the location mentioned or virtual, depending on business needs. Please be sure to read this job description carefully and note the internship dates, locations, and departments before applying.  

Job Description

Programme Essentials

To join one of our 12-month Internships you will be:.
• Currently be studying at University and applying for a Placement year in your 2nd or final year or graduating in Summer 2024
• Looking for work experience immediately after completing A-Levels or equivalent course or an Apprenticeship
• Eligible to work in the UK without restriction for the duration of the internship from Monday 1st July 2024- Friday 18th July 2025
• We strongly advise that you do not apply to more than 1 Internship role to ensure that you are considered for the Internship that you are most interested in and that your skills are aligned to

What will I be doing?

As a Research Intern, you will assist the channels, content sales, digital and family entertainment businesses of NBCU. Interns are a crucial part of the team. They work on a wide variety of important projects, such as: performance analysis of TV/Film content; regular reporting that feeds directly into strategic business decisions; and support for the sales of major series and movies to broadcasters and digital players. The internships provide a great opportunity to learn about the media business and research techniques, as well as make a real difference to the success of the company.

What will I learn from this opportunity?

Analyse large and complex sets of media data

Learn to process and analyze various media datasets from TV ratings to streaming viewership

Transform data into valuable business insights

Ability to distill data into insightful and actionable reporting

Media industry knowledge

Get to know industry trends and the workings of a major media company


What do I need to bring to the role?
• Excellent numerical and analytical skills
• Great attention to detail
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to prioritise tasks, meet deadlines and work both independently and as part of a team
• Passion for media, particularly TV and/or Film

The responsibilities associated with this position are not limited to the above description and may be modified at any time by the Company. 

Additional Information

NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by emailing [email protected].

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0jvxm-18-206-48-243-42 in your application.