2018 Summer Internships - CBS 2 / WLNY-TV

Ref#: 30491
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
CBS 2 and WLNY-TV offer college students the opportunity for paid internships in many of our departments including News, Sports, Meteorology, Creative Services, Sales/Marketing and Communications/Public Affairs.

The following internships are available for the Summer 2018:

Internships available in Medical Reporting, Assignment Desk, General Assignment Reporting, Special Projects, Sports, CBS 2 News This Morning and Meteorology.  Most interns will be responsible for logging materials, pitch story ideas, doing story research, assisting on shoots, assisting with pulling footage and archiving.

Work with Creative Services team to create promotional spots for daily newscasts.  Logging, researching and assisting on shoots as well as assisting on editing promos/teases.  Adobe Premiere experience preferred.  

Assist with creating over-the-shoulder, full screen, lower-third graphics for daily newscasts, specials, promotional spots and public service announcements.

Assist Public Affairs Manager on all community partnerships and events sponsored by the Stations.  Assist with writing press releases and pitches for outside media.  Updating and publishing directly on the cbsnewyork.com's Eye on Community website.  Assist with footage license requests.

Assist Account Executives on sales pitches, presentations and sales calls.  Assist with researching potential clients, inputting sales orders, assisting on makegoods and work with clients over the phone.


Please submit your resume and cover letter online for the Summer Internship Program.

You MUST be a matriculating college Junior or Senior with an overall GPA of at least 2.7 and a minimum GPA in your major of at least 3.0.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
< Back to job list