Fall 2017: TV Publicity Internship

Ref#: 28907
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Distribution
Job Type: Paid Intern
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: Santa Monica, CA, US

About Us:
CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. Among CTD's critically-acclaimed programs are the #1 syndicated series Judge Judy; talk leader Dr. Phil; the #1 and #2 rated game shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!; the Emmy Award-winning talk shows Rachael Ray and The Doctors; the #1 and #2 newsmagazines Entertainment Tonight and Inside Edition, along with The Insider; court show Hot Bench; and popular off-network product, including the CSI and Star Trek franchises, Everybody Loves Raymond, Frasier, NCIS, Criminal Minds, NCIS: Los Angeles, The Good Wife, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, Hot in Cleveland and Undercover Boss. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp.

The Media Relations & Publicity department is seeking an intern to work closely with management while being involved with and exposed to the following tasks:

  • Collect and review internet, print and social media clips daily
  • Assist in development of relevant press materials
  • Organize trade publications, magazines, newspapers
  • Answer phones while maintaining proper phone etiquette
  • Assist with publicity events

Coordinate special projects (i.e. show milestones; parties/celebrations)



  • Strong interest in public relations, media and television
  • Strong computer skills, including high proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Ability to interact with executives and television personalities
  • Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and excellent communicative skills
  • Motivated individuals that work well under pressure, in a fast-paced environment


Looking for a candidate whom is extremely organized and can keep up in a fast-paced, breaking news environment. Must have strong attention to detail skills and be able to keep up with strict deadlines.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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