News Assignment Desk Intern

Internships for WEWS
Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

posted on August 22, 2019

job posting:

NEWS ASSIGNMENT DESK INTERN Primary Purpose Gain industry and organizational knowledge through daily job assignments. As a news intern you will experience how local news is gathered, covered and shaped into a newscast as well as distributed across digital platforms. You will make beat calls, answer phones, communicate with crews in the field, funnel breaking news to the digital team and follow up on story ideas. Your self-confidence and knowledge of the Cleveland/Akron community will serve you well. Key Activities Gain exposure to the industry Perform assigned duties as relating to the internship Develop skills based on the area supporting Other duties as assigned Education & Experience/Certifications High school diploma or equivalent required. Internships are intended to be positions that are for a limited duration Skills & Abilities Strong desire to learn more about the industry Ability to work with a team Ability to follow directions Work Environment Normal work environment May need to lift 75 pounds

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expires on 11/19/2019