Summer Intern - TV Station News


Washington, DC 02-04-2021
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

NBC4/T44 Digital Internship - Summer 2021 (Remote)


Job Duties
Deadline: Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by March 1st, 2021.

Summer Internship Program Dates: May 2021 – July 2021

• Pitch, report and write news and features
• Put together photo galleries and digital videos
• Turn TV stories into multimedia digital stories
• Cut video from broadcasts
• Identify opportunities for graphics and data visualization
• Shadow digital editors, TV producers, assignment desk editors and others
• Assist with social media
• News writing experience
• Knowledge of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area
Note: Applicants should submit written work samples (links, documents and/or PDFs) along with a resume and cover letter.

Basic Qualifications
• In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress
• Current class standing of sophomore or above (30 credits)
• Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
• Must be 18 years of age or older
• Must be authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship by NBCUniversal

Internships at NBCUniversal are paid and do not require course credit.

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications
Desired Backgrounds Include: Journalism or Broadcast Journalism, Digital/New Media Studies, Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, Production, English, Social Media, Research.
• Previous internship experience or on-campus involvement
• Ability to work effectively in a high-intensity environment, often under tight deadline pressures
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
• Strong interest in and demonstrated knowledge of current affairs
• Excellent computer skills (especially search skills)
• Spanish language skills a plus