Intern - Great Day Washington

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

Job Description

Production Internship:  Join a dynamic team that produces Great Day Washington for WUSA. Interns will work closely with show producers to create a welcoming experience for show guests. Interns will also work closely with production assistants to enable a smooth show on the studio floor. Interns will be tasked with helping produce content for social media, including Instagram stories and Facebook Lives. We are looking for someone who is an experienced and strong writer for TV, social media and the web. Interns are responsible for posting video and articles to Great Day’s home page. We are looking for a self-starter, go-getter and someone who thinks outside the box. 

Job Requirements

  • Must be pursuing Bachelor's degree with a GPA of at least 3.0;
  • Must be well organized, detail oriented, adaptable and flexible;
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written;
  • Must have strong social media skills, including expert knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other platforms;
  • Non-linear editing experience is a plus.

To be considered a candidate for an opening at WUSA – you must complete the online application.  Paper resumes or any electronic information received that does not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool. No phone calls please.


TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit


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.

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About Us

Are you all about social and new media?  Do you like change?  And does “risk” mean “potential” in your vocabulary?  Be part of a news team that’s changing, growing and serving our community in the process.  WUSA, the TEGNA-owned CBS affiliate in Washington, DC hires talented and creative journalists, social/digital experts, marketing masterminds, and customer-focused sales executives.  If you are looking for a fast-paced atmosphere to thrive, develop your professional skills and partner with viewers and digital users – WUSA is the place to be.