KFSN, the Disney/ABC Owned TV station in Fresno, CA - You will have the opportunity to observe and participate in the daily work and operations of a major market television station.
About Media Networks:
The Media Networks segment includes cable and broadcast television networks, television production and distribution operations, publishing, domestic television stations, digital businesses and radio networks and stations.
What You Will Do
- Attend production meetings.
- Assist the assignment desk.
- Answer phones and conduct beat checks.
- View and log tapes.
- Transcribe interviews.
- Research news topics (including online/social media news research).
- Aid in the planning of news series.
- Observe editors, writers, producers, directors, and technical crews.
- Travel with reporters and field crews for stories and live remotes on occasion.
Required Skills and Abilities
- First Year / Final Year-level standing, or a recent graduate within 6 months of graduation date.
- Courses taken in producing/writing/editing.
- Major or previous coursework in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related major.
- Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
- Previous experience (academic or internship) in journalism (print and/or broadcast); television, news and new media production; and/or television news script writing.
- Prior newsroom internship.
- Experience with MS Office.
- Strong, ongoing knowledge of hard news/current events.
- Thorough knowledge/experience using social media.
- Job type:Internships
- Closing Date:17th Aug 2019, 6:00 pm