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Internship

WTVD (ABC11) Community Engagement Intern, Fall 2024

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Durham

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  • You must be a curious, organized multitasker with strong TV/video production knowledge and exceptional communication skills. Proficient in MS Office, social media, and Zoom coordination. Community engagement experience and a relevant major preferred. Be enrolled in college or have graduated within 6 months, and possess unrestricted work authorization.
  • You will engage with the community, assist in campaign production, work on social media, interact with partners, and connect with non-profit organizations.

Off-cycle Internship

Media & JournalismDurham

Description

  • The Internship Program with the ABC11 Community Engagement Department is crafted to provide one student with a general understanding of the many facets of Community Engagement within the fast-paced media industry!
  • As an intern on this team, you will work in a professional environment, and you will gain hands-on experience. As the intern for Community Engagement at ABC11, you will be exposed to station-corporate initiatives and events originated by ABC11. You will also be provided with a view of all aspects of television long-form production and operations in the Community Engagement department. You will have the opportunity to observe and participate in the daily work and operations of a major market television station!.

Requirements

  • Curiosity about pursuing a career in television/multi-media field
  • A hard-working professional who is an organized multitasker who strives to competently balance different tasks.
  • Are equipped with a strong, ongoing knowledge of long-form TV & video production
  • A courteous candidate who is responsible with outstanding attention to detail, professional demeanor, and strong work ethic.
  • Flexible and adaptable in environments
  • Experience with MS Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Outstanding phone etiquette along with written and verbal communication skills.
  • Social media proficiency.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in community engagement, corporate citizenship & social responsibility, event planning, or social media/branding a plus.
  • Major or previous coursework in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Advertising, Business Administration, or related major
  • Proficient in Zoom meeting coordination
  • Eligibility Requirements & Program Information
  • Candidates for this opportunity MUST meet all of the below requirements:
  • Be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within 6 months at time of application posting OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Internship
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have not completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
  • Possess unrestricted work authorization

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Media & Journalism

Responsibilities

  • Attend community engagement meetings (virtual & in-person)
  • You will assist with the production of the station’s campaigns & initiatives
  • Assist with studio and taped long-form productions
  • Work on Social media engagement and write PSA & digital copy
  • Interaction via Zoom calls, email, and phone with our ABC11 community and corporate partners,
  • Connecting with community-based non-profit organizations, and the great communities that interact with and are supported by ABC11.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Durham