CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 409 million homes worldwide, including more than 91 million households in the United States and Canada. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.
CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms including: CNBC.com, CNBC PRO, mobile products including the CNBC Apps for iOS, Android and Windows devices, and additional products such as the CNBC App for the Apple Watch and Apple TV.
Daily responsibilities and projects may include (but are not limited to):
Working directly with CNBC reporters, anchors, producers, editors and photographers
Assisting producers at live locations across in Los Angeles
Pitching and reporting your own stories for CNBC.com
Collaborating on podcast production
Monitoring and transcribing live events
In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress.
Current class standing of sophomore or above (30 credits)
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
Must be 18 years of age or older
Must be authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship by NBCUniversal
Needs to be able to work on-site in Los Angeles, CA
Internships at NBCUniversal are paid and do not require course credit
Deadline: Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by June 28, 2019
Fall Program Dates: September December 2019.
Desired Backgrounds: Journalism, Production, Communications, Digital Media
Desired Characteristics: Strong written and oral communication skills, Passion for journalism and an interest in business/finance.
Experience on a school newspaper or campus news station
Previous internship experience or on-campus leadership; newsroom environment preferred.