HLN Intern – HLNtv. com HLN Intern – HLNtv. com

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

From Kim Kardashian to Nancy Grace to Periscope to Tim Tebow...if you can rattle off facts about these newsmakers AND have an ability to write a fast news item on extreme weather in Kansas or rising gas prices, we want you at HLNtv. HLNtv is HLNs dynamic social first pop culture/watercooler news website. 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

Qualified candidates will have a strong journalistic background in writing, with experience in digital media -- specifically blogging and writing for the Web. The ideal candidate should also be well -- versed in social media: Tweeting, Digging, Pinning and Facebooking, and eager to learn how we use these tools to connect with our audience. Other skills include the ability to multi-task, to work quickly and efficiently while operating under tight deadlines. The ideal candidate will be full of ideas and be able to execute on them with minimal supervision.

Responsibilities

We are looking for candidates who have an insatiable love of buzzworthy stories, a passion for social media, news and digital. The HLNtv intern is based in Atlanta and responsible for supporting the HLN digital staff. Duties will include research, online writing, web publishing, multimedia production, social media efforts and more.