News Writing Intern

News for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on December 05, 2019

job posting:

The WGN-TV Morning News is currently seeking a News Writing Intern. Responsibilities The intern learns the duties of a TV news writer. Write scripts for newscast, edit video using non-linear desktop editing system, and communicates closely with reporters, producers and editors. Qualifications This internship is available to recent graduates (6 months - 1 year post graduation) with a degree or suitable coursework in journalism. Mature and professional conduct expected. Must be available to work 32 to 40 hours a week. Internship pays City of Chicago Minimum Wage. Nexstar Media Group is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Nexstar owns, operates, programs or provides sales and other services to 197 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 115 markets or approximately 39% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCCís UHF discount). Nexstarís portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. Nexstarís community portal websites offer additional hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content while creating new revenue opportunities. Nexstar also owns WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information please visit Nexstar Media Group is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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expires on 01/31/2020