Summer 2020 Intern - CNN Investigative Unit

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
  • Experience
  • Posted
    Jan 14

Position description

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The Team

The investigative team of CNN produces investigative pieces in partnership with various CNN shows including Anderson Cooper 360.

They provide in-depth reporting on current affairs and investigative topics by utilizing strong production values combined with long-form storytelling.

The Job

Interns have the opportunity to participate in every aspect of television production: from pitching story ideas, to setting up shoots, gathering editorial and video materials from the script writing process through edit.

The Daily

  • Interns shadow and assist editorial staff.
  • Basic duties include: gathering and dubbing video, transcribing tape, organizing visual elements, basic story research and fact-checking.
  • Interns will also have the opportunity to attend local shoots and assist edit staff with package producing.

The Essentials

  • Candidates should be passionate about news and investigative reporting, self-motivated, able to multitask, have a good attitude, and be able to function well in fast paced, high volume environment.

The Perks

  • An opportunity to work with a great team that is passionate about the same thing you are!
  • Networking opportunities to meet people that you’d like to know!
  • A speaker series that introduces you to cool executives and what they do for the best brands!
  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

Summer 2020 program dates are June 1st through August 7th. Interns are paid a competitive-wage based on location and relocation is not provided. Participation in the internship program is reserved for students who are currently enrolled or within 6 months post-graduation. Most positions are targeted to upperclassmen and graduate students.

Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.

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