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Intern at The E.W. Scripps Company

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Part-Time
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada

Job Description:

KTNV - the Scripps-owned station in Las Vegas, NV is seeking an Intern for The Morning Blend!

Key activities

  • Log daily guests in our database and email reception the day's guest list

  • Make sure the green room is prepped with water and coffee

  • Gathering and distributing printed scripts

  • Getting the hosts their mics and IFBs (and water on occasion)

  • Bringing guests to the studio and making sure they are prepared and in position at the appropriate time

  • Taking photos of each live segment

  • Making sure guests get out of the building when they are supposed to

  • Cleaning up the green room after each show

  • Clipping the show's segments into individual videos for the web

  • Archiving each show and post-show recordings on our hard drive

  • Web writing

  • Basic video editing

  • Short notice appearances on the show

  • Assisting on live shoots

Skills & Abilities

  • Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong organizational and delivery skills

  • Must have strong writing and production skills

  • Must be able to work well under pressure and with others to develop and execute compelling shows

  • Must be self-motivated and dependable


Education & Experience/Certifications

  • Must be a current college student - preferably in Broadcast Journalism, Communications, or related discipline

  • Must be able to work 20 hours per week

  • Must have a valid driver's license, clean driving record, and proof of insurability


The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) serves audiences and businesses through a growing portfolio of television, radio and digital media brands. Scripps is one of the nation's largest independent TV station owners, with 33 television stations in 24 markets and a reach of nearly one in five U.S. households. It also owns 34 radio stations in eight markets. Scripps also runs an expanding collection of local and national digital journalism and information businesses, including podcast industry leader Midroll Media and over-the-top video news service Newsy. Scripps also produces television shows including "THE LIST" and "The Now," runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and serves as the long-time steward of the nation's largest, most successful and longest-running educational program, the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, "Give light and the people will find their own way."