Summer Intern - Editorial - CNET
CBS InteractiveLouisville, KY
Full Time Unpaid Internship
The CNET Editorial Intern will assist with Smart Home and appliance coverage, as well as lab optimization. S/he will assist in writing news and reviews on the topics of large and small appliances and Smart Home devices. S/he will help to maintain and organize the appliances testing lab and the CNET Smart Home Skill set.
Strong writing capability, experience writing about technology and/or experience with product testing a plus.
Write general assignment coverage stories on a daily basis
Work with copydesk on headlines, desk and copy editing
Work with copydesk to check for breaking news
Spend time on social – helping to promote our stories via our existing social channels or investigating new places we should be promoting our work
Contribute to the magazine by helping edit/fact check stories and/or writing a piece
A passion for writing
Experience with writing about technology
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Skilled in building successful relationships internally and externally
Ability to work and adapt to change in a fast-paced environment
Flexible, open minded and forward thinking
Willing and open to learning and to new ideas
Ability to work independently and take initiative but also work well with co-workers in a team environment
Internet savvy and passionate about digital media
Experience with product testing a plus!
- You must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college or university
- You must have at least one academic semester left after Summer 2017
- Must be at least 18 years old
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled