Position posted by WOWT. Updated: Jul 9, 2013

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3501 Farnam Street, Omaha, NE 68131
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News Interns
Want to be part of the face-paced world of news? An internship at WOWT is the place to start. Selected interns will have the opportunity to cover local news with reporters in the field, learn what it takes to produce award-winning newscasts, and see a mobile newsroom in action.

Qualified candidates must be a junior or senior in college; as well as, have a basic understanding of newsroom operations and experience with broadcast-style writing, video editing, and shooting news video.

This is an unpaid internship; however, interns must earn classroom credit. Those selected to participate must pass a drug test.

Sports Interns
We’ve got your credentials for a spot on the sideline! Selected interns will cover local sporting events, gather scores, and help create sports segments for the 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts.

Qualified candidates must be a junior or senior in college; as well as, have a basic understanding of newsroom operations and experience with broadcast-style writing, video editing, and shooting news video.

This is an unpaid internship; however, interns must earn classroom credit. Those selected to participate must pass a drug test.

Creative Services Interns
In Creative Services, interns are responsible for helping producers, artists, and other commercial services staff as needed on a day-to-day basis. This may include writing, editing, searching for video, helping on a commercial or promo shoot, social media work, or creating content for the internet.

Interns should possess, beginning to intermediate, skills in video editing, writing, using social media, and videography; as well as, some understanding of what goes on at a television station. Applicants should also have a basic understanding of local and national news, as well as, current events in the community. Those interns interested in graphics should have a basic understanding of the Adobe Suite.

Interns should present themselves in a professional manner, be able to work quickly, meet deadlines, and work well within a team. Those selected to participate in the intern program will work with the internship coordinator to customize their schedule and emphasis over the course of the internship.

Sales Interns
Looking for real world marketing/sales experience? In the sales department, interns will work closely with Account Executive’s to develop and pitch advertising proposals to prospective clients, create digital ads, work on all aspects of Moms Everyday products, attend weekly sales meetings and client brainstorming sessions, and create advertising proposals for AE’s.

Qualified candidates must be a current college student with a Marketing/Sales/Advertising major or background. Be able to conduct one’s self in a professional manner and be able to meet deadlines and work well in a team setting.

Internship applicants must be enrolled in a college or university. THIS IS AN UNPAID INTERNSHIP and interns MUST receive credit from their educational institutions for the internship. Hours usually entail fifteen to twenty hours per week. Most schedules are flexible.
WOWT-TV / Gray Television Group, Inc. participates in E-Verify, is a drug-free company and requires pre-employment drug testing. Also, if applicable to the position, MVR/Driver’s review and testing. EOE (All positions must show flexibility for evolving or changing operational needs. Hours, shifts, responsibilities, etc. are subject to change at management discretion.) Gray Television Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical handicap or marital status. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission. If you believe your Equal Employment Rights have been violated, you may contact the FCC in Washington, D.C. 20054, or other appropriate state or local agencies.
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