HGTV PAID Spring Public Relations Internship DEADLINE TO APPLY IS NOV. 4.

Overview:

Company Overview
Every great story has a new beginning. We’re excited to announce that Discovery and WarnerMedia have combined to become Warner Bros. Discovery. WBD is a premier global media and entertainment company offering audiences the world’s most differentiated and complete portfolio of content, brands and franchises across television, film, sports, news, streaming and gaming. We’re home to the world’s best storytellers, creating world-class products for consumers. From brilliant creatives to technology trailblazers and beyond, join us as we step into the next chapter.

The application deadline for Spring 2023 is Friday, November, 4th. After this date, we cannot guarantee your application will be reviewed for the position.

All internships will be a hybrid, in-person (based on your manager’s in office schedule) unless explicitly stated as a virtual opportunity.

The HGTV PR team is an integral brand partner working alongside all other network teams to ensure success for the net’s robust lineup of linear and discovery+ home content. Our unwavering efforts elevate HGTV’s programming and expert talent in top national broadcast, print, radio and digital outlets, resulting in billions of earned media impressions annually. HGTV is a top lifestyle net for Discovery, and our small but mighty team of seven prides itself on excellence in communications and working toward the common goal of retaining established viewers and consistently attracting new ones to the network.

Responsibilities:

The HGTV PR intern will walk away with a wealth of meaningful public relations experiences as well as writing samples that will help boost both their knowledge and resume. Duties will include: extensive writing opportunities (press releases, programming tune-in alerts, talent bios, etc.), daily media monitoring and weekly media monitoring reports, managing the network’s press website, episode screening to identify clips for press promotion, and others as assigned. The intern is expected to be an active member of the team, offering their insight and ideas in all team meetings.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a Junior, Senior or Graduate Student (18 years or older)
  • Must be actively enrolled in an accredited college or university degree program for the full duration of the internship (proof of enrollment required)
  • Must be in academic good standing (2.8 or above GPA)
  • Must have the legal right to work in the United States

About Our Program
WBD’s Internship Program is designed to nurture students professionally and personally. We attract the country’s boldest and brightest students for paid, for-credit, real-world internship experiences in the entertainment, tech, sports, news and media industries. We offer career-defining opportunties to learn valuable skills that will helo you prepare for a successful future. 

Ready to learn more? Here’s what we offer:

  • Hands-on work with passionate, talented team members in your field
  • Mentorship from some of the industry’s kindest and most passionate entertainment veterans
  • Engaging events including professional development seminars, panels with recruiters and former interns, intern-exclusive events, and so much more
  • Access to top-level executives and employees through our Speaker Series and Roundtables
  • Incredible networking opportunities with industry-leading professionals and a robust intern alumni network
  • A creative, collaborative, and inclusive company culture

What you can expect to take away from the semester:

  • Opportunities to develop professionally and uncover skills you didn’t know you had
  • The insider scoop on the entertainment industry and what happens behind the scenes
  • Relationships that will go beyond your collegiate career
  • Real-life experiences that will provide you with the confidence to delve into your next adventure

And finally, what to know before applying:

  • Our Spring 2023 program is a 12 Week Internship that will run from Monday, February 6th through Friday, April 28th, 2023
  • Part time-schedule (16-24 hours/week) required
  • Our internships are paid opportunities with a competitive hourly wage. Credit is not required; however, we will provide the necessary documentation for school credit if desired. Relocation is not provided.

Interviewing will take place from September through early December. A WBD team member will contact you if your experiences and interests match an open internship position. Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to give individual status updates.

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