Fall 2015 Cnn Intern – Southeast Bureau Fall 2015 Cnn Intern – Southeast Bureau

Turner Broadcasting Turner Broadcasting

Location Atlanta, GA
Start Date 9/21/2015
End Date 12/3/15
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

Students @ Work Internships Program dates are September 21-December 3. 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. Department: Atlanta/SE Bureau manages the Southeast Region which includes the Miami and Dallas Bureaus. Southeast Region consists of the following states (and DC): GA/FL/AL/MS/LA/TX/OK/AR/TN/SC/NC/VA/MD. Atlanta Bureau deploys coverage teams for all of the aforementioned states for Breaking News and files stories/live shots for all shows on CNN and other platforms (CNN DIGITAL/HLN/CNNI).

Requirements

Communications/Journalism majors preferred. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers MiNorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.

Responsibilities

Students may have the opportunity to learn and observe a number of functions within the department, including but Not limited to: Story research and help support producers/reporters in story development/execution. Breaking news (gathering editorial information) and making calls to local authorities in Southeast Region. Go into the field to help support coverage teams. Will be tasked to gather MOS with PJs. Observe edit sessions and help identify/gather archived materials from Library. Make dubs/log tape, etc. Work with other platforms (dot.com/HLN, etc.).