Clear Channel Radio Digital, a division of Clear Channel Radio, seeks focused and motivated college students (juniors and seniors only) to intern for the 2010 fall semester. This position is part-time and unpaid.
Interns will be working with iheartradio.com - our music and entertainment portal which houses tens of thousands of songs, music videos, artist interviews, photos, news, contests and exclusive live performances! The iheartradio network also includes our free radio application for iPhone, BlackBerry and Android devices, which has been downloaded over 8 million times.
Description: Interns will be asked to do extensive researching, fact-checking, monitoring of news stories, writing, and other tasks as assigned. Applicants should have a strong interest in reporting and writing about entertainment and music news.
Qualifications: Strong research/writing skills and knowledge of current pop culture events are required. Familiarity with online music/entertainment sites (newspapers, blogs, social bookmarking sites, etc.) is highly recommended. Some experience with Web production applications is a bonus. Journalism majors preferred.
Note: Interns in ALL departments will assist in listening to and researching a large volume of music submissions for our developing artist initiative, NEW! Discover & Uncover.
Requirements for all internships:
-Must be a college student in junior or senior year able to receive college credit
-Minimum of 15 hours/week (2-3 full days)
-Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Photoshop, and Word a must; Outlook a bonus.
-Knowledgeable of the web and social media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, MySpace,) preferred
-Strong communication skills – written and verbal
-Passion for music and pop culture
-Must be detail-oriented, a fast learner and a team player
If you’d like to get your foot in the door to learn what goes on behind the scenes in the online radio and entertainment industry this might be a great fit for you! To apply, please submit a resume AND cover letter.
Clear Channel Communications is an EOE.