Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Reuters Television Internship

Reuters Television is seeking interns for late summer/fall. We are moving offices at the end of the month, and are looking to consolidate and digitize our large tape library, so we are putting inquiries out to all Los Angeles area colleges to find a hard working communications student interested in television news, who would like to get their foot in the door at a reputable global news agency. Below is a detailed description of the position:

Reuters Television is seeking interns for the late summer/fall semester to assist with digitizing its extensive tape library. Position(s) will entail transferring thousands of field tapes and EPKs from Beta and DVC to DVD, as well as logging and cataloguing footage in a database. Candidate should have strong organizational skills, strong computer skills, an interest in the news business and a general knowledge of the entertainment industry. Possibilities include working with linear and non-linear editing platforms, as well as accompanying Reuters TV news crews on shoots, including premieres and awards shows. Great opportunity for field experience. Internship will be part time, between 10 and 20 hours per week, at the Reuters bureau in downtown Los Angeles. The internship is unpaid and the candidate must be able to receive academic credit.

Reuters Television is the video arm of the global Reuters news and information agency.

resumes should be sent to:
reuterslaintern@gmail.com

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