Turner Broadcasting Fall 2018 CNN Intern - Network Booking in New York, New York

Posting Job Title Fall 2018 CNN Intern - Network Booking

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS

CNEWS

Industry

Advertising

Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest News

Location

United States - New York - New York

Requisition #

164486BR

Position Type Intern

Posting Job Description

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What does our department do?

CNN's Network Booking team works to secure top-tier interviews across the network's TV and Digital verticals. From breaking news to the 2016 election cycle, the Network Booking team works to negotiate competitive, cross-platform interviews in a streamlined fashion.

What will you be doing?

Network Booking interns are at the forefront breaking news and day-of stories. Interns will learn how to pitch and book guests for TV and Digital. Interns will be responsible for research, contact lists, and some administrative duties. Interns will jump-in on breaking news stories to make calls and vet potential guests alongside CNN's Network Booking producers. Interns will be trained on key databases to support the team on day-to-day assignments.

Program dates are September 10thto December 7th.

Interns are paid at least minimum wage ($13/hour), can work up to 20 hours/week, and relocation is not provided.

Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled or within 6 months post-graduation. Applicants should be junior status or higher.
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
  • All international students will be required to provide documentation of proper visa paperwork prior to starting the internship Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.