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Newsroom Intern

The Programme

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
  • Disciplines:

    Communications, Journalism

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:


  • Closing Date:17th Aug 2019, 6:00 pm


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