CNN NY Fall Internship – CNN Heroes CNN NY Fall Internship – CNN Heroes

Turner Broadcasting Turner Broadcasting

Location New York, NY
Start Date 9/21/2015
End Date 12/11/15
Application Deadline
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate Minimum Wage
Contact Information One CNN Center Atlanta, Georgia 30303 Phone: 404-827-1700

Description

CNN Heroes is an award-winning multi-platform initiative that profiles everyday people changing the world. Our stories are featured across the networks of CNN, HLN, CNN International, CNN Español and CNN.com.

Requirements

Candidates should be self-motivated, able to multi-task, have a good attitude, and be able to function well in fast paced, high volume environment. Students @ Work Internship Program dates are September 21st - December 11. Interns are paid at minimum-wage 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. Future semester Internship postings will also be available after the prior semester internships are No longer posted on the website.

Responsibilities

CNN Heroes interns will be responsible for supporting producers, associate producers and production assistants throughout the production of CNN Heroes packages. Interns will attend all weekly department planning meetings. They will learn to use CNN's databases to access video, conduct research and communicate with other departments within the company. Main responsibilities include research, logging, transcribing, dubbing, assisting with organizational and administrative tasks and searching for video and sound. Interns are encouraged to pitch ideas with respect to Nominations and Hero packages.