Virtual CNN Global Digital Programming Intern, Summer 2021

  • Location
    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Sector
  • Experience
  • Posted
    Jan 11

Position description

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

The Job

  • Turner Services Inc. seeks a CNN Intern for the Digital Programming department.
  • The intern will work with the Global Programming Department for CNN Digital in addition to collaborating with other parts of CNN Editorial, from verticals to global news gathering.
  • Plan, program and package all kinds of CNN content on our platforms, including relevant images, graphics, and other interactive elements to enhance stories.

The Daily

  • Keep up with metrics and interact with Audience Development to make sure we are bringing the best of CNN to the world.
  • Execute programming plans for a wide range of projects.
  • Interact with internal and external peers and managers to share and receive feedback on key initiatives.
  • Find trending content online and recommend the best to CNN's content teams.
  • Write articles that summarize the news for mobile, commuter audiences
  • Update top headline packages for app audiences

The Essentials

  • Typically, some journalism experience. School newspapers count! Class papers not so much.
  • A strong understanding of news.
  • A strong understanding of storytelling.
  • Strong writing.
  • Must demonstrate the following: Teamwork, industry, desire to learn, and creativity.

Internship Program

  • Students must be currently enrolled in a college degree program for full duration of the internship. 
  • Summer 2021 program dates are June 7th - August 13th; must be available for full program duration. 
  • Full-time schedule (40 hours/week) designed to work around class schedule.
  • Fully remote/virtual experience; company owned laptop provided for the duration of the internship program.
  • Salary based on office location; relocation is not provided.
  • This position is targeted toward upperclassmen and graduate students.

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