Posting Job Title:
Spring 2019 CNN Intern - Social Publishing
United States - New York - New York
Posting Job Description:
The CNN Story
We are the now and the next. The power behind the people building the future. We are born from the spirit of innovation. We are created from the idea that people around the world want more, need more, deserve more. We are the home of the global digital revolution. We are CNN.
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What does our department do?
Social Publishing is a fast-moving, surprising, creative and dynamic social media team at CNN. Backed by the global resources of CNN, our social media accounts are some of the largest and most influential in the world -- covering not only the day's top stories, but finding fascinating and proactive ways to tell those stories on every social platform - from Snapchat to Facebook, to Kik and Twitter.
What will you be doing?
Interns gain insight into the analytics and publishing tools that drive engagement and reach on our social platforms. They will learn how to optimize for social, write for social and measure success on social. They will strengthen their writing, research and creative brainstorming skills. They will work with producers from story inception to finished package, understand how a social newsroom works, and the ways major news organization use social for newsgathering.
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.
What’s so great about this internship?
Program dates are January 21stthrough April 19th.
Interns are paid at least minimum wage ($15/hour), up to 20 hours/week, and relocation is not provided.
Area of Interest:
Advertising, Cable/Broadcast Television Networks, Games – Development & Publishing, Online Content/Services