2018 Summer Intern - Corporate Communications NYC
CBS BUSINESS UNIT:
New York, NY
Pulling daily press clips, and compiling the daily clip packet distributed company-wide when necessary
Choosing clips for talent appearances on talk shows
Sending screeners to press
Assist with booking talent travel
Maintaining media contact lists
Assisting with preparation for summer PR events including TCA (Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour) and Comic Con San Diego.
Serve as a back-up to the East Coast Coordinator and Assistant covering department phones when necessary
Help maintain a comprehensive database of positive network and series quotes used by various areas of the company including marketing, promotions and affiliate sales groups for on-air and print promotional materials.
Work as needed at events such as NY premieres and screenings and other functions
Required Qualifications: Current undergraduate student (rising junior or above)
Interest in the Cable/Entertainment Industry; 2.5 GPA or above
Submission of cover letter- required
Proficiency with Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Superior communication and interpersonal skills; exceptional attention to detail
Ability to work at least 35 hours/week for 8 weeks from 6/11-8/3
Able to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Able to provide administrative suppose as needed
Desired Qualifications Publicity and/or television experience a plus
Active participation in extracurricular activities; clubs; and/or associations. Leadership positions while maintaining an above average GPA, a plus
Prior internship experience in a related field, a plus
Other Qualifications: Strong interest in pursuing a long term career in publicity.
Currently studying communications or public relations field
SHOWTIME and its critically-acclaimed, award-winning original series continue to make their mark on the cultural landscape, with one of the most successful programming lineups in all of television. The SHOWTIME programming slate has made the network among the most talked about in the business, with hits that have included HOMELAND, SHAMELESS, BILLIONS, RAY DONOVAN, THE AFFAIR, DICE, the upcoming series I'M DYING UP HERE, the limited series GUERRILLA and PURITY, and the highly anticipated return of TWIN PEAKS. Original series play a key part in the SHOWTIME programming mix, along with box office hits, comedy and music specials, provocative documentaries, and hard-hitting sports programming, including the flagship franchise SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING ®.
Showtime Networks Inc. owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ and FLIX®, and also offers SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ ON DEMAND and FLIX ON DEMAND®, and the network's authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. Showtime Digital Inc. operates the stand-alone streaming service SHOWTIME®. SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks™ which offers Smithsonian Channel™ and Smithsonian Earth™ through SN Digital LLC.
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CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand – “the Eye” – one of the most recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film, outdoor advertising, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS’s businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, TVGN (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Radio, CBS Television Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group (CBS Studios International and CBS Television Distribution), CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia.