This internship is designed for a student who is interested in gaining an understanding of how a daily newscast is brought to air.
Working with the Midday News team, the duties include, but are not limited to: guest and show research, helping coordinate and book guest appearances, floor directing and updating the website. Knowledge of social media a plus. Interns may be called upon to field produce and will have an opportunity to shadow reporters in the field and attend editorial meetings. Interns will also work closely with the segment producer, as well as show producers and executive producer. Mature and professional conduct expected.
Hours: 15 hours/3 days a week, 9am-2pm.
Equal Opportunity Employer
If interested, send cover letter and resume to:
WGN-TV Human Resources Department
2501 W. Bradley Place
Chicago, IL 60618
Apply On-line: Please go to http://www.tribunemedia.com, go to Careers, then job listings and search for keywords “Midday News Internship”.