The CNN Story
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What does our department do?
CNN's early morning shows feature the latest news from a team of top journalists. Early Start and New Day are primarily live from the Time Warner Center in Manhattan, featuring high-profile guests and CNN Correspondents from around the world.
What will you be doing?
Interns will get first-hand experience learning how to build live programming from both an editorial and production perspective. Interns will strengthen their research skills; participate in futures meetings; use the various CNN databases to locate footage, tape and sound bites for packages and live air; accompany producers locally on stories in the field; and greet show guests among other opportunities. Interns have the opportunity to participate in how the show ideas are developed, how videotape is gathered and edited, and the script-writing process.
What do we need from you?
Candidates should be passionate about news, self-motivated, able to multitask, have a good attitude, and be able to function well in fast paced, high volume environment. Must be willing to work overnights.
What’s so great about this internship?
- An opportunity to work with a great team that is passionate about the same thing you are!
- Networking opportunities to meet people that you would like to know!
Program dates are June 4th through August 10th.
Interns are paid at least minimum wage ($13/hour), can work up to 40 hours/week, and relocation is not provided.
- Must be currently enrolled or within 6 months post-graduation. Applicants should be a rising sophomore status or greater.
- 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.