CNN Intern – Video Development NYC CNN Intern – Video Development NYC

Turner Broadcasting Turner Broadcasting

Location Atlanta, GA
Start Date 9/21/2015
End Date 12/4/15
Application Deadline
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate
Contact Information One CNN Center Atlanta, Georgia 30303 Phone: 404-827-1700

Description

The Video Development Group intern in New York will assist with research, planning, and production of original video for all CNN digital platforms. The Video Development Group is split into two primary units, focusing on daily turn news & feature content, as well as longer-lead series. Students @ Work Internships Program dates are September 21 - December 4, 2015. Interns are paid at minimum-wage based on location, and relocation is Not provided. Students must have completed their sophomore year in college prior to the start of the internship. In addition, students may Not have graduated college or graduate school prior to the start of the internship (i.e. STUDENTS MUST BE ENROLLED IN SCHOOL DURING THE TIME OF THIS INTERNSHIP).

Note to International Students: All international students will be required to provide documentation of proper visa paperwork prior to your arrival if accepted to the program. Due to the high volume of candidates for Turner's Internship Program, interested students are encouraged to apply for openings as soon as possible, as these positions will be filled on an ongoing basis. Competitive candidates are typically contacted after internships are No longer posted on the website.

Requirements

*Strong interest in original video storytelling for an online audience*Currently enrolled in a college or university, with a major related to journalism, broadcast or digital media, or film*Some shooting and Non-linear editing skills preferred but Not required Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers MiNorities/Females/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Responsibilities

his internship position will spend time with both units, creating an opportunity to learn a wide range of skills over the course of the program. Tasks may include:*Pitching and researching stories pegged to news events*Helping identify stories that could be included in larger series organized around a main topic*Writing scripts for videos that help put news events in context*Coordinating logistics for shoots*Going out in the field with producers on shoots and/or shooting video yourself (depending on story)*Some editing in Adobe Premiere is possible