Intern - News Content in Atlanta, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 4/23/2022

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    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

Are you looking to start an exciting career in Media? Come join our Internship Program at Cox Media Group!

CMG is a well-respected, premium media company with a proud history, a dynamic future and fast-paced environment. We are a start-up built on a 100-year legacy with dominant media brands, award-winning content, and the best-in-class team and culture. Across our markets you will find the creators, authors and voices behind trusted journalism, exciting entertainment, and authentic content. Through an internship at our Corporate office in Atlanta, you can learn, grow, and get hands-on experience alongside best-in-class professionals. 

We pride ourselves on our diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where all voices matter, smart work is expected, development is encouraged, career growth is supported, and service to our community is at the heart of who we are.

We are here to support early career talent with our paid internship providing unparalleled hands-on experience, networking, and lasting connections. This is your opportunity to share your voice, combine your passion for News Content, learn from the best, and transform our company and your career. Ready to learn, stretch and grow? The future starts with you. Apply today!

PLEASE NOTE: For the safety and well-being of our employees, CMG requires that all newly hired interns be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. 


CMG’s hands-on internship program is designed to provide early career candidates with the opportunity to engage with top professionals and enhance their media and broadcast knowledge through hands-on experience in several departments within our Corporate office, including People Solutions, Finance, Product/Content and Research.

Our talented Interns will work closely with these Corporate departments to learn how to support our TV & Radio field locations. As you work with and shadow leaders in People Solutions, Finance, Product/Content and our Research department, your responsibilities will include supporting the day-to-day activities and participating in special projects identified by each department.

  • Gathering daily content from all CMG markets for National News Tonight
  • Possible script writing or video editing
  • Schedule shoots for original programming
  • Content organization for OTT programming across CMG
  • Helps with quality control for all OTT apps
  • You will shadow various team members within a specific corporate function to gain a better understanding of the day-to-day business operations.
  • You will learn what it takes to work in a fast- paced environment surrounded by exceptional talent.
  • You will assist with deployment of team initiatives and attend virtual calls on specific projects.
  • You will gather and analyze data for departmental reporting needs.
  • You will participate in special projects and present analysis and findings via PowerPoint presentations or Excel documents.
  • You will have the opportunity to present your overall observations and recommendations to cross functional team members as part of your final Intern Project.


  • Undergraduate junior or senior or recent college graduate.
  • Pursuing a degree in the Communication, Journalism or TV/Digital media field of study is preferred.
  • Video editing and writing experience is preferred.
  • Enthusiastic, motivated with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (i.e., Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Must be able to work on-site at our Atlanta WSB- TV station in a hybrid capacity.

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!


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