Career Opportunities: Paid Interns Career Opportunities: Paid Interns

WKYC WKYC

Location Cleveland, OH
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Contact Information Main desk: (216) 344-3333 News desk: (216) 344-3300 Fax: (216) 344-3314

Description

Are you interested in a career in sales, journalism, digital or social media? Are you looking for a hands on dynamic internship, in a fast paced environment; where you work side by side with industry leading professionals? Where you get daily guidance from an assigned mentor, then you want to learn about our paid internship program.

WKYC offers paid internships for college students interested in Careers in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Depending on your focus, assignments would include working side by side with experienced journalists in storytelling, videography, digital and social media. In our sales and marketing operations students learn sales strategy and marketing skills.
Our program requires interns to receive college credit and proof of enrollment. We prefer students have a minimum 3.0 GPA in their major course of study. There will be internship opportunities available each quarter/semester in 2015. Internships will cover a quarter/semester at approximately 20 hours per week, with a schedule to be arranged by the intern and the intern’s mentor. Hours may vary based on station events and activities.

All internship candidates must complete an online application, cover letter and resume. (Online application on the jobs tab found at: wkyc.com/company/about.)

Requirements

Students must be a college junior, senior or graduate student and MUST receive academic credit for their internship. A letter confirming this academic credit, on school letterhead from an advisor, must be submitted before the student is allowed to start their internship. Spring Semester Schedule: January - April November 15th (resume deadline) Summer Semester Schedule: May - August March 15th (resume deadline) Fall Semester Schedule: September - December August 9th (resume deadline) All internship candidates must submit an application to be considered.

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