48 Hours Intern

Posted On: September 6, 2012

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: CBS News

Company Description

CBS News is the news and information arm of CBS Corporation, dedicated to providing the best in journalism under standards it pioneered at the dawn of radio and television and continues to set in today's digital age. Headquartered in New York, CBS News includes bureaus across the globe and influential, critically acclaimed programs that provide newsmaking features and interviews, investigative reports, analysis and breaking news 24 hours a day, seven days a week, utilizing a multi-platform model for news distribution across television, radio, the internet and hand-held devices.

Job Description

CBS News is seeking an intern to work at 48 Hours Mystery for fall 2012. This is a magazine show that goes behind the headlines to investigate–with cutting‐edge style and journalistic integrity–baffling crimes, heartless scams and compelling real‐life dramas. Intern must be organized, efficient with their time and aggressive. Proficiency with Lexis‐Nexis and strong interpersonal skills necessary. Participants must have good computer skills, excellent written and oral communication abilities and knowledge of current events. A 3.0 GPA or above is recommended. This is an unpaid internship. The student is required to get college credit and must work at least 2 or 3 full weekdays.

To Apply

To apply, please email your resume ASAP to Katie Curcio at cc5@cbsnews.com.