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‚ÄĘ Starts Jun 2

CNN Brand Activation and Event Intern: NYC - Summer 2024

ūüöÄ Summer Internship

New York

AI generated summary

  • The ideal candidate has experience in event planning, strong communication skills, a passion for news and media, and is currently enrolled in an accredited college or university with a GPA of 3.0 or above. They must be able to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment and be authorized to work in the United States.
  • The intern will assist with event administration, execute CNN Summer Friday Programs, manage event assets, coordinate calendars, source venues/vendors, and support the VIP tour program.

Summer Internship

Media & Journalism‚ÄĘNew York


  • These internships will be located in the NYC area. The selected interns will be expected to join us in the office on a regular cadence based on the intern managers in office schedule. 
  • CNN is seeking an Intern for the Brand Activations and Events Team in New York. You will be working to provide day-to-day support in executing external and internal event marketing initiatives for CNN. The role requires extensive organizational skills, a passion for the media, the ability to manage multiple projects at once, creativity, independent thinking, personal initiative and a passion for innovation and industry trends. This is a unique opportunity to work firsthand with the Brand Activations and Events Team during a political cycle and gain experience working behind the scenes at a CNN


  • Ability to work and collaborate with others
  • Experience with event planning and logistics
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Must have interest in news, media, and the journalism industry. Along with familiarity of CNN Network and platforms.
  • Must be actively enrolled in an accredited college or university degree program for the full duration of the internship (proof of enrollment required)
  • Must be a rising Junior, Senior or Graduate Student (18 years or older)
  • Must be in academic good standing (3.0 or above GPA)
  • Warner Bros. Discovery will only consider candidates who are presently authorized to work for any employer in the United States and who will not require work visa sponsorship from Warner Bros. Discovery now or in the future in order to retain their authorization to work in the United States.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Media & Journalism


  • Assist in handling day to day administration of events and programs. Including pre-event, on-site, and post-event support.
  • Execute the 2024 CNN Summer Friday Programs
  • Coordinate and maintain inventory of event assets and premiums.
  • Assist with managing event and milestone calendars.
  • Source and build relationships with new venues and vendors.
  • Support NY-based VIP tour program


Work type

Full time

Work mode


Start date

Jun 2, 2024


New York