News Intern - Winter
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

Job Description

Are you interested in a career in sales, journalism, digital or social media?  Are you looking for a hands on dynamic internship, in a fast paced environment; where you work side by side with industry leading professionals? Where you get daily guidance from an assigned mentor, then you want to learn about our paid internship program.

WKYC offers paid internships for college students interested in Careers in Broadcasting and Digital Media.  Depending on your focus, assignments would include working side by side with experienced journalists in storytelling, videography, digital and social media.  In our sales and marketing operations students learn sales strategy and marketing skills.   

 

Job Requirements

Our program requires interns to receive college credit and proof of enrollment.  We prefer students to have a minimum 3.0 GPA in their major course of study.  There will be internship opportunities available each quarter/semester in 2020. Internships will cover a quarter/semester at approximately 20 hours per week, with a schedule to be arranged by the intern and the intern’s mentor. Hours may vary based on station events and activities.

 

All internship candidates must complete an online application, cover letter, and resume. (Online application on the jobs tab found at: wkyc.com/company/about.)

 

About TEGNA

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 www.TEGNA.com.

 

 

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

What's in it for you? WKYC offers a competitive benefits program to qualified employees. This program includes medical, dental and vision benefits for you, your spouse or partner, and your dependents as well as life insurance, supplemental life, spousal life, child life, accident insurance, and flexible spending accounts. In addition, the Company also provides generous vacation time, sick pay, short-term disability (STD), long-term disability (LTD), a 401(k) Savings Plan and more.
To be considered a candidate for any opening at WKYC – you must complete an online application for an existing opening. 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.