Promotions Internship - Summer 2018

Ref#: 30637
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Paid Intern
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: Minneapolis, MN, 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.).

This Promotions Internship is designed to provide experience for students pursuing creative careers in television broadcasting.  Interns have the opportunity to shadow and assist our staff to learn more about how the Promotion Department contributes to the brand management and promotion of a television station.


This Internship position for summer 2018 is available in the Creative department only.  CBS Television Stations will sponsor paid college internships for upper level students actively enrolled in an accredited educational institution and majoring in a Creative/Arts program.

Main Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist in the production of various on-air/online promotions and digital content.

  • Occasionally edit promotional and digital content with supervision.

  • Occasionally write and produce promotional and digital content with supervision.

  • Occasionally act as “host” for digital content with supervision.

  • All interns must be college students, and must be a Junior, Senior or Graduate student enrolled in an accredited institution and majoring in an Art specific degree. CBS will require verification.
  • Interns must arrange the internship through the education institution on a for-credit basis.
  • Interns must be available for a pre-determined minimum of hours per week that will be determined by the requirements of their individual educational institution. 

CBS will require verification.

  • Individual should have an eye for good television.
  • Basic production skills are necessary.
  • Creativity, resourcefulness and an understanding of social media, (specifically Facebook and YouTube), are a plus.
  • Non-linear editing experience desired.

Additional Information:

Application Deadline – 5:00 P.M. CST, Monday, April 9th, 2018.

Please note – Any application received after the deadline may not be considered.

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