ViacomCBS Publicity Intern - Summer 2020 in Los Angeles, California
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group
JOB TYPE: Paid Intern
JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time
JOB LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA
ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group is the leading distributor of premium content across multiple media platforms throughout the global marketplace. The division's portfolio is comprised of some of the world's most recognized brands, including feature films and television programs from Paramount Pictures, Paramount Television, Paramount Players, Paramount Animation, CBS Television Studios, CBS Television Distribution, CBS News, SHOWTIME Networks and Viacom brands. The division also has the largest distributed library of series and film titles, including global franchises such as "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," "NCIS," "Star Trek," "SpongeBob SquarePants," "Transformers," "Mission: Impossible," and more. In addition, the division licenses a diverse lineup of scripted and unscripted formats for local production and participates in international co-productions. ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group is a division of ViacomCBS Inc.
ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group is seeking a Publicity Intern for Summer 2020. The ideal Publicity intern is enthusiastic and passionate about the company and about Publicity. You should be willing to pitch in wherever needed. You should be able to take direction, work independently, and work well under pressure.
Assist with daily press clippings
Press clippings library
Developing and maintaining contact lists
Daily administrative tasks (answering phones, filing, etc.)
Preparing for events, including international press junkets, press conferences, etc.
Other projects as assigned
Enrolled as a junior or senior in an accredited college or university
Candidate is pursuing a degree in Public Relations, Publicity, Communications or related major
Familiarity with ViacomCBS programming, the industry, our talent, etc.
Must have professional demeanor (on the phone, in the office, dealing with executives or talent)
Must have good communication skills and discretion
Interest or background in television is preferred, international television is even better
Have an understanding of media landscape (key trades, publications, etc.)
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Must be able to commit to working 2-3 days a week from 8:30AM - 5:30PM
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled