WarnerMedia Spring 2020 MBA Intern, Strategy and Corporate Development



Position Type





United States - New York - New York

Posted Date

Oct. 09, 2019

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Opportunity Overview

The MBA Intern will support the WarnerMedia Strategy and Corporate Development group. The group’s responsibilities span a variety of corporate development and strategy initiatives and projects across WarnerMedia corporate and our divisions (WarnerMedia Entertainment including HBO MAX, HBO, WarnerMedia Entertainment Networks, and Otter; Warner Bros; CNN; Turner Sports), including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic partnerships, internal financial and valuation analyses, ad-hoc market analyses and other special projects.

  • Conducting research and analysis to support the team in evaluating potential acquisitions, investments and other strategic growth opportunities (e.g. direct-to-consumer, gaming)
  • Drafting of board memos and presentations to senior management as part of transactions and strategic reviews
  • Close interaction with WarnerMedia divisions and business units on transactions
  • Competitive benchmarking analyses including research and internal data gathering
  • Monitoring trends in the media sector including peer performance

  • Previous employment experience in one or a combination of the following industries: Consulting, Media, Technology, Banking, or Entertainment
  • Superior analytical and modeling skills with sound knowledge of corporate finance and accounting
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills as the position requires working in large deal teams with several work streams
  • Knowledge of and passion for entertainment and media
  • Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrable success of working well in teams as interaction and cooperation with many groups and functions across WarnerMedia is essential
  • Highly motivated with ability to multi-task and work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

  • Must be currently enrolled as a MBA student
  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • 8 to 12-week internship beginning middle of January 2020
  • Must be able to work approximately 20 hours a week in New York City
  • Paid internship

About Us


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.