Spring 2020 [adult swim] Development Internship



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United States - California - Burbank

Posted Date

Oct. 23, 2019

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Opportunity Overview

The WarnerMedia Story

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

The Team

We are the late night destination for cartoon fans who have taste. Taste for shows like Rick & Morty, Bob's Burgers, Venture Bros and others with suggestive titles. If you don't know the shows we are talking about, just stop reading or at least study up on at adultswim.com!

The Job

[adult swim] is looking for a motivated intern to learn about the development process for a major network for the Summer 2019 session.

The Daily
  • You will assist in providing coverage for scripts, researching projects, reviewing storyboards, animatics and work prints of current shows in production.
  • You will also have the opportunity to sit in on pitch meetings as well as pitch your own project to [adult swim] staff at the end of the semester!
  • You may also be assisting in live stream broadcasts, organizing, and other various general administrative and clerical tasks.
The Essentials
  • MUST be a rising junior or senior currently enrolled in a 4-year college or university.
  • Should have an interest in the development process specifically and have an interest in the online community and [adult swim] content.
  • Applicants should have a strong academic record (3.0 minimum strongly preferred).
  • Should be able to commit 15-20 hours weekly during normal business hours.
  • Must be self-motivated, a team player and have a great attitude!
  • Be able to multi-task in an environment with short deadlines and quick turnaround projects.
  • Proficient on Mac and actively using Entourage and Mac Office, including Excel.
  • Should be savvy around an office environment.
The Perks
  • An opportunity to work with a great team that is passionate about the same thing you are!
  • Networking opportunities to meet people that you’d like to know!
  • A speaker series that introduces you to cool executives and what they do for the best brands!
  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands
Spring 2020 program dates are January 13th through April 17th. Interns are paid a competitive-wage based on location and relocation is not provided. Participation in the internship program is reserved for students who are currently enrolled or within 6 months post-graduation. Most positions are targeted to upperclassmen and graduate students.

Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.