Spring Intern - Originals Production

CBS Interactive

New York, NY 10-03-2020
  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description


CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 280 million people visiting its properties each month, CBS Interactive is a top Web property globally. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET,,,, GameSpot,, and, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.


Division Overview:

CBSN Originals is the longform documentary unit of CBSN, CBS New's 24/7 streaming channel -- producing a series that combines the strength of CBS News' original reporting with a distinct, immersive brand of storytelling.

Role Details:

We are looking for an intern who can provide support and efficiency to all phases of the production process. In this position, the intern will play a key role in supporting Originals team in tasks necessary to complete our half-hour documentaries.

Your Day-to-Day:
• Provide general support to producers from pitch to premiere
• Assist with research needs and fact-checking in development through post-production
• Assist with archival searches in post-production
• Complete various administrative tasks like organizing documents and project files
• Conform scripts as necessary

• This is a paid internship and can also be for university credit if it meets your university's guidelines


What you bring to the team:

You have -
• Strong interest in documentary filmmaking and/or storytelling
• Strong research skills
• Proficiency in Google Drive services
• Exceptional attention to detail
• Able to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines
• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

You might also have -
• Strong writing skills, a plus

Additional Requirements:
• Intern must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college, university or bootcamp
• Must be at least 18 years old

Company Profile
CBS Interactive

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of ViacomCBS as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry.

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