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9/20/2019
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Marketing
KTRK-TV Programming and Marketing Intern - Fall 2019
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Disney | Houston, TX
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Job Description

KTRK-TV Programming and Marketing Intern - Fall 2019

KTRK-TV is an ABC owned television station (OTVS), located in a state-of-the-art facility in Houston, Texas. ABC13 (KTRK) Houston's news leader is one of the most technically advanced television stations in the country. The station is a champion of innovation and is at the forefront of the changing media landscape. Our offices and studios are located in the Greenway Plaza area.

The internship program is designed to provide students with an on-site educational experience that complements their academic studies. Interns will have an opportunity to observe and participate in the daily work and operations of a major market, television station.

Job Type

Temporary/Seasonal

Segment

Media Networks

Internship Program Subtype

Professional Internship

Additional Information

Additional Information

* All candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.
* All candidates must be at least 18 years old
* All candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class, classified as a Junior or Senior with a minimum GPA 3.0
* All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session

Program Dates

* All candidates must be available for the Spring Semester
* All candidates must be available to work 20 hours per week during a Monday through Sunday schedule (hours and days to be determined by your supervisor, and could include nights, weekends and holidays)
* All candidates must be able to work in the Houston office and provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship

Required Materials:

* Résumé (outlining all of your required qualifications)
* College transcripts (official or unofficial
* A Cover Letter outlining your interest in this position, and relative experience in work, school, and extracurricular activities

To upload these documents:

* Log into your Dashboard
* Click the second tab "Attachments"
* Select "Submitted Applications"
* Click on the title of the position for which you would like to attach the transcript/cover letter/resume/etc.
* Click the "Add Files" button
* Under what you want to add, select "Transcript"/or type of document you are attaching
* Be sure your document is titled appropriately with your name and type of document in this format: First Name_Last Name_Transcript

Category

Production and Programming

Basic Qualifications

What you bring to the role…

* Pursuing a career in television/media field
* Comfortable juggling multiple projects at once
* Be a strong researcher, writer, and communicator
* Strong attention to detail and writing skills
* Ability to shoot and edit video
* Passion For News
* Flexibility and Ability to Multi Task in a Fast Paced Environment

Business

Media Networks

Required Education

Required Education:

* Currently enrolled as a College student in your Junior or Senior year, obtaining your undergraduate degree
* Minimum overall GPA of 3.0

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

* Majoring in Journalism, Digital Media, Radio, Television and Film, Mass Communications
* Taken a class in Digital Media/Journalism
* Experience working with Premier

Postal Code

77005-2114

Job Description

KTRK-TV Programming and Marketing Intern - Fall 2019

KTRK-TV is an ABC owned television station (OTVS), located in a state-of-the-art facility in Houston, Texas. ABC13 (KTRK) Houston's news leader is one of the most technically advanced television stations in the country. The station is a champion of innovation and is at the forefront of the changing media landscape. Our offices and studios are located in the Greenway Plaza area.

The internship program is designed to provide students with an on-site educational experience that complements their academic studies. Interns will have an opportunity to observe and participate in the daily work and operations of a major market, television station.

Additional Information

Additional Information

* All candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.
* All candidates must be at least 18 years old
* All candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class, classified as a Junior or Senior with a minimum GPA 3.0
* All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session

Program Dates

* All candidates must be available for the Spring Semester
* All candidates must be available to work 20 hours per week during a Monday through Sunday schedule (hours and days to be determined by your supervisor, and could include nights, weekends and holidays)
* All candidates must be able to work in the Houston office and provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship

Required Materials:

* Résumé (outlining all of your required qualifications)
* College transcripts (official or unofficial
* A Cover Letter outlining your interest in this position, and relative experience in work, school, and extracurricular activities

To upload these documents:

* Log into your Dashboard
* Click the second tab "Attachments"
* Select "Submitted Applications"
* Click on the title of the position for which you would like to attach the transcript/cover letter/resume/etc.
* Click the "Add Files" button
* Under what you want to add, select "Transcript"/or type of document you are attaching
* Be sure your document is titled appropriately with your name and type of document in this format: First Name_Last Name_Transcript

Basic Qualifications

What you bring to the role…

* Pursuing a career in television/media field
* Comfortable juggling multiple projects at once
* Be a strong researcher, writer, and communicator
* Strong attention to detail and writing skills
* Ability to shoot and edit video
* Passion For News
* Flexibility and Ability to Multi Task in a Fast Paced Environment

Required Education

Required Education:

* Currently enrolled as a College student in your Junior or Senior year, obtaining your undergraduate degree
* Minimum overall GPA of 3.0

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

* Majoring in Journalism, Digital Media, Radio, Television and Film, Mass Communications
* Taken a class in Digital Media/Journalism
* Experience working with Premier

Responsibilities

A day in the life…

Some of your projects with the KTRK-TV Programming and Production team may include:

* Assist Producers, Directors and Photojournalists with executing all aspects of the broadcast and digital story-telling process
* Assist producers and directors with creating original content weekly for broadcast and social and digital platforms.
* Work on a variety of programming, positive content, long format and digital and social media projects.
* Opportunity to assist on producing/shooting live and taped field stories, studio newscast production, and live special event programs.

About Disney

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, is a diversified worldwide entertainment company. The Company operates in five segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products and Interactive Media. On September 15, 2009, the Company and the Hearst Corporation (Hearst) both contributed their 50% interests in Lifetime Entertainment Services LLC (Lifetime) to A&E Television Networks, LLC (AETN) in exchange for an interest in AETN. In December 2008, the Company acquired an additional 26% interest in Jetix Europe N.V. In December 2009, the Company announced that it has completed its acquisition of Marvel Entertainment Inc., a character franchise company. In July 2010, the Company acquired Tapulous, Inc., a developer of music games for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Through a merger agreement, Tapulous became a wholly owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company reporting into Disney Interactive Media Group.