Great Opportunity for Summer Internship in WSB-TV Marketing Dept. Deadline Approaching.

Overview of Internship:

 WSB-TV is the ABC affiliate in Atlanta, GA.  This internship is a rare opportunity for a student to be trained in promotions working side by side with top producers. We take our internships very seriously and we expect the students to take their job seriously.  Many of our interns have gone on to work in TV stations across the country.

Our program offers students:

  • Experience of  working side by side with promotion producers
  • Exposure to news research, operational coverage, and broadcast and digital production on a daily basis
  • Learn the strategy of writing topical promotions, picking the best stories, active writing, working with talent
  • Attend morning news meetings
  • Learn basic editing skills, writing in I-News, working in different formats of video, editing timelines in News Cutter
  • Assist on shoots in house and out in the field
  • Learn how to pick music and work with audio design to enhance projects
  • Learn how to produce a promo from the initial idea to the completed spot
  • Work on interviewing skills and strategies for getting a job out of college
  • Learn social/digital media strategies


Marketing Internship Requirements (Summer Only)

-A minimum of 20 hours a week

-Hours will be determined by managers in marketing department

-Some assignments may require off-site work

-Must receive credit from a college or university during and after internship

-Successful completion of a background check/drug test

-Must have an expressed interest in learning what it takes to successfully market a top 10 market television station

-Intern will report to Marketing Producer Jamila Tyson

Summer semester (May-August): must apply by March 1st.


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