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10/7 - NBC Universal, NBC Universal Page Program, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 9296

Tue, October 7, 2014

Explore this position and how to apply via your BTT Gateway account, Job ID 9296

 

NBCUniversal Page Program – NY and LA Locations

About Us

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal's affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Responsibilities

Started in 1933 with locations in New York City and Los Angeles, the NBCUniversal Page Program is a prestigious and highly competitive yearlong program that acts as primary pipeline to entry-level positions at NBCUniversal. The Page Program not only provides a unique experience within the media industry, but also helps to train and develop future leaders within the organization.

NBCUniversal Pages have the opportunity to apply and interview for 12 week rotational assignments through various parts of our business that focus on public relations, marketing, and production within news, entertainment and film. A sample of current assignments include but are not limited to:

• CNBC Mad Money
• Focus Features Publicity
• MSNBC’s Morning Joe
• NBC Entertainment Scripted/Unscripted Programming
• NBC Entertainment Digital Marketing
• News Advertising Production
• Saturday Night Live Desk
• Syfy Marketing and Press
• The Tonight Show Desk and Audience Key
• TODAY Show Production and Green Room
• Universal Television Studio Production
• USA Marketing and Publicity

In addition to participating in audience coordination for The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live and Late Night with Seth Meyers, Pages also provide assistance for various special events/projects throughout NBCUniversal including election coverage, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Rose Parade, the Golden Globes, and other red carpet events.

Pages located on the East Coast will also conduct studio tours for approximately several hundred thousand visitors per year.

Pages are required to attend professional development workshops, technical trainings, corporate seminars, and participate in exclusive company events such as our Page Program Speaker Series featuring current NBCUniversal employees, including members of the Senior Executive team, On-air talent, & Page Program alumni. One-on-one informational meetings with company Program managers provide Pages with a support system to foster job performance, career development training and advancement.

This is a tremendous opportunity that provides an invaluable learning experience for those interested in the day-to-day operations of news and entertainment media.


Qualifications/Requirements

Candidates must have a BA or BS degree from an accredited four-year institution.

Eligibility Requirements

• Must have a final cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher.
• Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
• Must be able to work a minimum of 6 days a week.
• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.


Desired Characteristics

• Additional work experiences, a plus.
• Applicants must have 2+ media related internships.
• Candidates applying for this position should be extremely proactive, have a strong work ethic, keen attention to detail, and work well in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.
• Strong written and interpersonal skills.
• Proven ability to command the attention of large groups of people.
• Deep understanding of the Media industry and progressive nature of ever-changing media landscape.
• Ability to meet deadlines

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