News Intern Resume Samples

A News Intern learns the proper method of pursuing a story, reading news, and to produce content that can engage the audience. A well-drafted News Intern Resume indicates the following duties and responsibilities – planning, organizing, editing, and reviewing materials for publication, suggesting ideas for headlines, assisting in research and verifying facts; assisting the newsreader, and pitching new ideas and supporting other members of the team in their research work.

Those interested in this career should be able to denote on the resume the following skills and abilities – being able to work in a fast-paced environment, the ability to meet deadlines, fastness, and accuracy, the potential to work outside under any kind of weather conditions. Most of these interns are those pursuing their journalism courses.

News Intern Resume example

News Intern Resume

Objective : Professional, driven writer/editor with experience and ideas. Highly qualified News Intern with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Journalism, Public Speaking, Presentations, Basic Video and Photo Shooting and Editing, Creative Concepting, Marketing Research, Course work in Marketing Strategy, Proficient in Spanish, Microsoft Office Suite, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Community Change Advocate.

Description :

    1. Communicated with local authorities, and gathered the information for news stories.
    2. Produced stories each day for the 2-hour morning newscast.
    3. Relayed information between a morning anchor and reporter.
    4. Produced the morning newscast from the director's booth, while keeping track of commercial breaks and run-over time.
    5. Anchored, and Produced the weekly school newscast.
    6. Led weekly assignment meetings for about 20 television students.
    7. Planned, filmed, and edited weekly news stories.
    8. Filmed home basketball and volleyball games.
    9. Communicated with multiple individuals, and conducted weekly interviews for stories.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA in Production and Journalism


News Intern Resume

Objective : High energy, highly motivated, self-starter employee with strong written and oral communication skills. Award-winning, strategic, multimedia storyteller seeking an opportunity to contribute a unique combination of experience in journalism, copywriting, market research, and analytical skill to a dynamic and creative team.

Skills : Adobe InDesign CS6, Adobe Audition CC 2015, Microsoft Word, Social Media, Communication, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Adobe Dreamweaver CS6, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Interviewing, Garage Band, Radio Script Writing, AP Style, Editing Articles, Report Writing.

Description :

    1. Worked in the News Department with reporters, producers, and editors.
    2. Provided research for reporters, producers & show hosts.
    3. Accompanied reporters or producers in the field to observe and assist.
    4. Learned digital audio editing.
    5. Assisted in producing and posting material on the web.
    6. Logged videotape for TV productions.
    7. Learned digital editing for television and radio.
    8. Conducted Interviews.
    9. Pitched news ideas to staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA in Journalism & Promotional Communication


News Intern Resume

Objective : A proven visionary and strategic leader that translates business strategies into benefits for clients, employees, and the public. An expert in multimedia; developing initiatives; and a growing knowledge of marketing and public relations. Very knowledgeable of business management and operations. Dedicated to maintaining an outstanding reputation built on quality, service, and uncompromising ethics.

Skills : Customer Service, Marketing, Advertising, Promotion, Operations Management, Event Planning, Social Media Platforms & Management, Multimedia Relations, Market Research, Press Packets/Media Kits, Video Production, Web Producing, General Site Management, Editing & Producing.

Description :

    1. Under the supervision of the Assignment Editors, gained significant hands-on experience in the day-to-day operations of a fast-paced news environment.
    2. Assisted new staff with compiling packets of information, answering phones, and other duties that are useful in the newsgathering process.
    3. Conducted research and assisted in preparing news packets for News Anchors and scanning news wires.
    4. Conducted field research for potential news stories and resources for on-air news talent and producers.
    5. Participated in daily team development meetings with news directors, producers, news anchors, and reporters.
    6. Wrote conversational voiceovers, anchor introductions, readers, and packages Knowledgeable about how to execute a bridge, stand-up, and live reporting.
    7. Developed, wrote, edited, and produced stories for Fox 5 Website.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Telecommunications

News Intern Resume

Objective : Seeking to acquire a News Intern position with a professional organization where one can utilize strong detail-oriented and interpersonal skills along with bilingual and communication background.

Skills : Possesses Strong Communication, Writing And Organization.

Description :

    1. Assisted during the production of the 6 PM newscast.
    2. Created over the shoulder images using Photoshop, based on the anchor's stories and expectations.
    3. Researched multiple topics for news stories affecting the Latino community.
    4. Began the process of building a crucial database that improved the news production and research process.
    5. Assisted in audio and visual production during interviews.
    6. Translated news from different sources, and wrote scripts for the news anchor to present during the newscast.
    7. Recorded voiceovers in Spanish for newscasts.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS In Communication

News Intern Resume

Summary : Currently in the process of launching a personal blog using WordPress and cross-promoting my content on Periscope and Twitter. Live and breathe social media, and have a passion for writing in a manner tailored to my target audience. Have a strong dedication to keeping up to date with the latest social media trends, and enjoy working in collaboration with major social media players to build amazing content on all social media channels.

Skills : Proficient in Microsoft Office, PC and Mac platforms, AP style writing, copy editing, headline writing, blogging, social media, FlipCam, Audacity, Avid NewsCutter Knowledge of HTML, Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver.

Description :

    1. Responsible for reading local and national wires, and monitoring other stations for potential stories.
    2. Maintained the news room's calendar of events.
    3. Monitored the scanners for breaking news.
    4. Answered the phones, taking tips, complaints, and occasional compliments.
    5. Tracked where crews are in the field, arrange for satellite time when needed also schedule the photographers and the satellite trucks.
    6. Assisted with arranging the morning news segments by filling open time slots.
    7. Performed stand-ups and created mock.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Journalism

News Intern Resume

Objective : Seeks to become a productive part of the team at the company, that will lead to a lasting relationship where one can best utilize practical experience, business education and skills, Interacting with the public during two major events the channel participated in and analyzed feedback afterward.

Skills : Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Multitaking.

Description :

    1. Edited news material to ensure it fits within available time and space.
    2. Analyzed and interpreted news and information received from various sources to meet broadcast standards.
    3. Wrote commentaries, columns, and scripts.
    4. Gained experience in analytical thinking.
    5. Gathered information and develop perspectives about news subjects through research and interviews.
    6. Gained experience in communication.
    7. Reviewed taped programs in order to select scenes for promotional purposes.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BA in International Business

News Intern Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain employment in a professional setting utilizing written and verbal communication skills acquired during college and work experiences, Serving as an Assistant Web Producer and edited live stream news coverage with the use of Avid software.

Skills : Customer Service, Editing, Event Planning, Filming, Front End Web Development, News Reporting, Photoshop, Photography, Promotions, Recruiting, Social Media Management, Written Communication, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Gathered story ideas and write/produce news stories.
    2. Worked with staff to generate copy for the website that includes program descriptions, and news updates.
    3. Worked with staff to produce external communications.
    4. Fact check, proofread, format, and edited as necessary.
    5. Researched prospective donors.
    6. Created videos and other multimedia communications to supplement news stories.
    7. Performed related duties as required.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Broadcast Journalism

News Intern Resume

Objective : Result-driven, the optimistic News Intern professional with 7+ years proven track record of working in fast-paced media and social services nonprofit environments. Seeking an entry-level position where one can add to past experience.

Skills : Legislative Knowledge, Administrative, Judicial Understanding, Correspondence Preparation, Critical Thinker & Stong Analysis, News Broadcasting & Reporting, Event Planning, Microsoft Certified, AP Style, Time Management, Drafting Pleadings, Decision Making, Research & Fact-checking.

Description :

    1. Wrote and broadcast daily news for projects and read from a teleprompter.
    2. Evaluated and followed up on news leads through research to developed story ideas.
    3. Wrote, edited, and produced stories for the New School of Radio and Television for student broadcast and class assignments.
    4. Organized material, determined area of emphasis, and wrote stories according to prescribed editorial style and format standards.
    5. Hosted Students broadcast program, which covered topics ranging from traffic updates to local news and domestic politics to international affairs.
    6. Responsible for writing, revising, editing, and proofing news stories and spotlight stories as well.
    7. Stroved to improve and overcome the language barrier.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Political Science

News Intern Resume

Objective : Focused journalist successful in developing feature articles, stories for the web, editorial pieces, broadcast scripts, video, and photos. Strong technical command of the English language and familiarity with a wide range of writing styles (AP Style). Committed to maintaining journalistic excellence and integrity.

Skills : Public Speaking, Writing, Interpersonal Communication.

Description :

    1. Offered story ideas of news content for their staff and content that was used for the organization website.
    2. Shot and edited their own video stories.
    3. Introduced fresh and new angles on previously-reported material to update and inform readers.
    4. Helped shoot and edit video for news stories Wrote stories online that generated a lot of viewers to the news organization's website.
    5. Combined video, audio, and graphics to effectively convey each story.
    6. Went to the city police station to look at reports for story ideas.
    7. Assisted journalists in writing and producing their daily news packages.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Journalism And Mass Communications

News Intern Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a News Intern position that utilizes three years' experience in the digital advertising and marketing industry and enables making a positive contribution through strong communication, creative, organizational, and problem-solving skills.

Skills : MS Word, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Bridge, News Production, Word Press, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Shadowed anchors and reporters to gain a better understanding of on-air delivery and story production.
    2. Aided reporters out in the field with their stories, which includes asking questions in the interview, editing video, or writing the story.
    3. Assisted the newsroom in any way possible, including submitting story ideas, following up on stories for the anchors, and writing stories for the newscast.
    4. Assisted producers, anchors, and directors with their morning show.
    5. Greeted and pre-interviewed guests assisted with music and time management in the control room for each slot of the show.
    6. Used Instagram for more viewer awareness.
    7. Wrote for daily newscasts by translating English stories into Spanish.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Journalism and Mass Communications