HBO 2017 LA Spring Intern - Production

OVERALL SUMMARY:

HBO’s West Coast Production department produces all the original material shown on HBO in both the series, and films/miniseries divisions. Our interns experience the day to day activities of a cable network production department and gain a great perspective of that market, and the industry in general, and the jobs it offers.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist production exec assistants in every-day tasks such as answering phones, taking messages, rolling calls with executives, and maintaining their calendar
  • Ordering supplies
  • Making copies and setting up rooms for meetings
  • Script coverage, analysis and breakdown
  • Maintain and create spreadsheets
  • Filing/Organizing current project documents and archiving old ones
  • Data Entry

SKILLS:

  • Academics in TV/Film Production or Critical Studies, with an interest in pursuing a career in production
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to follow direction and work independently
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Candidates that can handle themselves professionally in an office environment, with good phone etiquette, a solid work ethic, and an eagerness to learn.

REQUIREMENTS:

Eligible students must be rising juniors or seniors enrolled in a degree granting university or college. A minimum 3.0 GPA. Able to work in Los Angeles and secure housing accommodations (HBO will not cover the cost of housing). Passionate about Film, TV, Media & Entertainment. Prior entertainment internship experience a plus. Candidates must be available to work a minimum 15 hours a week – January through April. All internship positions are paid.

Application deadline is November 11, 2016

Please keep in mind the application process is very competitive. Should there be an interest in your candidacy, an HR representative will contact you.

About Us It’s HBOSM

America’s most successful premium television company, Home Box Office delivers two 24-hour pay television services—HBO®and Cinemax®. HBO continues to take advantage of the latest technological innovations with advancements that include the availability of HBO programming online though HBO GOSM and MAX GOSM, as well as HBO On Demand® and Cinemax On Demand® in HD. Just as HBO is a company noted for its commitment to excellence in the products and services it delivers to consumers, it makes the extra effort to create a work environment in which fairness, equity, trust, and individual responsibility are valued. HBO is committed to retaining and recruiting skilled and motivated employees, placing a priority on qualified team players who contribute to the diversity of their workforce. HBO offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, flexible spending, a commuter benefit program and tuition reimbursement.

HBO is an equal employment opportunity employer. HBO does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. HBO also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.


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