Discovery Communications, Inc
New York City, NY, United States
Accounting, Finance, Internship, Entertainment, Media, Tv
Discovery Interns are explorers; they dive headfirst into the world in front of them. They aren\u2019t afraid to be uncomfortable and boldly embrace any obstacle or challenge as an opportunity to excel. They walk confidently into the uncharted territory and make the most of their experiences. They ask the questions that go beyond the surface.
Seek adventure, find your passion, forge your path with an internship at Discovery.
Through Discovery\u2019s Internship Program, you\u2019ll have the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the entertainment and media industry and learn from the global leader in real life entertainment.
We are proud to have been named to Vault.com's 2020 rankings for The 100 Best Internships, Best Media & Telecom Internships and Best Internships for Diversity.
Here\u2019s what we offer:
Opportunity to immerse yourself and get your hands dirty with challenging work and projects
Mentorship from Discovery\u2019s best and brightest
Intern Speaker Series featuring top executives and employees across the business
Networking opportunities with great snacks
A creative, collaborative and inclusive company culture with office spaces to match
Here\u2019s what you\u2019ll take away:
Opportunity to develop professionally and uncover skills you didn\u2019t know you had
The insider scoop on the TV industry and what happens behind the scenes
Relationships that will go beyond your collegiate career
Real life experiences that will provide you with the confidence to delve into your next adventure
What you need to know:
This summer, our 12 week semester will be held from June 1st-August 21st 2020.
Our internships are paid opportunities. Credit is not required; however, we will provide documentation if necessary.
The\u202fapplication deadline is March 20th.\u202fAfter this date, we cannot guarantee your application will be reviewed for the position.
We do not require a cover letter. Please demonstrate your passion for the position through your resume.
Interviewing will take place from February through April. A Discovery Intern team member will contact you if your experiences and interests match an open internship position. Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to give individual status updates.
Accounting and Finance are integral parts to Discovery. Interns will be exposed to the inner workings of how a publicly traded, Fortune 500 company operates. This summer, we have opportunities in the Revenue Accounting team, our Ad Sales Finance team, our Content Accounting team, the Accounts Payable team and more!As an Accounting or Finance Intern, your adventure could lead you to work on projects and tasks such as:\u2022 Learn Ledger closing and reporting, SOX compliance, and SEC filing \u2022 Exposure to internal audit testing & documentation \u2022 Some intern positions may provide exposure to external financial reporting and internal control reporting \u2022 Development of new SOX narratives \u2022 Tax accounting opportunities will include general tax experience, increased knowledge of returns, apportionment, organizational charts, tax calendars, foreign tax certifications, and transfer pricing projects\u2022 Assist in reconciliation of several general ledger accounts \u2022 Set-up projects to accumulate costs and ultimately capitalize show costs for various Discovery programs\u2022 Review and analyze production contracts related to new programs, as well as on-air talent\u2022 Assist in maintaining vendor master data, including processing vendor invoices
* Must be currently enrolled as a student (proof of enrollment will be required if selected for an internship) * Must be a rising Junior, Senior, or Graduate student * Must have at least a 3.0 GPA * Must have the legal right to work in the United States.
Please note this position is located in NEW YORK CITY. If selected for an opportunity, interns are responsible for securing their own housing.
nyc, new york, ny
Discovery Communications, Inc
Website : http://corporate.discovery.com