HeartThreads Internship
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

Job Description

Job Description

Are you a college student with a GPA of 3.0 or higher? Interested in the business side of media? Looking to enhance your education with a substantive internship experience? Apply for our Fall Intern Program at TEGNA!

TEGNA is a large, public media company with a portfolio that includes 47+ TV stations and digital media assets. We’re committed to developing the next generation of media industry leaders. Our paid internship program gives students an opportunity to explore career paths across TEGNA. Participants will gain valuable real-world experience and have a chance to build a network with our leaders. Come join us for the adventure!

Responsibilities

  • Writing and producing social videos for the TEGNA HeartThreads brand
  • Assisting on shoots for HeartThreads and the Central Content Team
  • Researching and identifying uplifting and heartwarming stories for HeartThreads
  • Working with producers and individually to produce a long form, documentary style video during the duration of your internship.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • Degree-seeking student currently enrolled at a college or university; preference is for juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher who will be rising seniors during their internship summer
  • Interest in learning video production and post-production
  • Some production experience preferred
  • Experience with Adobe Premiere and After Effects a plus
  • NOTE: TEGNA does not guarantee full-time, permanent employment upon completion of the internship program

    About TEGNA

    TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information,

    TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

Job Snapshot

About Us

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