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ViacomCBS Social Media Intern - Spring 2021 (Remote) in United States

REF#: 37438

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern




CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.


The Social Media team with CBS Marketing is looking for a passionate, driven and social-media savvy student to join their team for the spring semester. This remote internship requires 2-3 full days/week of availability.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support the social media marketing and strategy team, reporting to the SVP, Social Media

  • Monitor and report on social conversations around CBS brand handles

  • Assist in the creation, organization and filing of creative assets

  • Research emerging trends within the industry and digital media landscape

  • Track talent social activity for priority programming and special events

  • Help to brainstorm, create content and draft copy for posting across social platforms

  • Pitch the team fun creative ideas in order to gain media value

  • Assist in the planning and execution of marketing rollout plans from launch alongside social media team (CBS News, Sports, Entertainment)


  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university throughout the duration of the internship

  • Must be available 2-3 full days per week

  • Must have a computer with internet access

  • Marketing or communications majors are preferred, or a demonstrated interest in social media/marketing

  • Passion for television, entertainment industry and social landscape

  • Self-motivated team player who is eager to learn

  • Ability to work independently with passion and energy

  • Organizational skills, strong writing ability, and attention to detail

  • Excellent knowledge of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and TikTok

  • Proficient skills in Excel, Google Docs, PowerPoint and Adobe Photoshop

  • Graphic design and video editing experience a plus


EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status

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