KSL NewsRadio Social Media Intern

KSL NewsRadio Social Media Intern

  • Part Time
  • Salt Lake City
  • Intern
  • November 9, 2024

Website KSL Broadcast Group

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Our company is committed to being trusted voices of light and truth reaching hundreds of millions of people worldwide.




Bonneville International is an integrated media company, providing content, advertising and digital marketing solutions across 23 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver, San Francisco, Sacramento and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL-TV 5, in Salt Lake.  As a leader in broadcasting and advertising for over 50 years, our purpose is to build up, connect, inform, and celebrate communities and families across our markets.  We’re proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!


To learn more about Bonneville and how our local media matters, visit: https://bonneville.com/


KSL is pleased to announce the availability of an internship for KSL NewsRadio. We are looking for students who are interested in a paid learning opportunity, where they can extend their communications education beyond the classroom. The position is ideal for the student interested in pursuing a career in social media management.


Job Summary:

We are seeking a talented and creative Social Media Intern to join our team. The position will last from January 22 to April 26. As a Social Media Producer, you will be responsible for creating engaging and viral content for our TikTok, Instagram/Facebook, YouTube Shorts and more. Your primary goal will be to produce high-quality videos that resonate with our target audience and contribute to our social media growth and brand awareness. This position offers an exciting opportunity to showcase your creativity, storytelling skills, and knowledge of current social media trends.


You’ll join a team of seasoned digital content producers, who will help develop and guide you through the content creation process. You’ll also be surrounded by members of a radio station that has a 101-year history of excellence in journalism. If you’re wanting to learn from the best of the best, this is your place.


Position Overview

Under the direction of the assigned internship coordinator, this KSL NewsRadio internship is designed to provide students with a strong interest in broadcast and digital journalism as an opportunity to be involved with the daily production and promotion of daily news coverage.


Assignments might include:

Live coverage of a breaking news event(s)
Field producing for reporters during news events or coverage
Creating unique content to accompany social media efforts, like website articles or, as approved and appropriate, radio features
Produce live video coverage on any social platforms
Creating video series featuring local businesses or personalities, highlighting stories of the communities KSL NewsRadio serves
Other duties as assigned
Note: This is a primarily onsite position. This position also requires active participation in and at live news events and scenes.



Conceptualize, plan, and execute creative and innovative video content for TikTok, Reels platforms, and YouTube Shorts.
Research and stay up to date with current trends and viral content on TikTok, Reels, and YouTube Shorts.
Develop and pitch ideas for compelling video concepts that align with the KSL NewsRadio brand and target audience.
Collaborate with the promotions, marketing and content teams to understand campaign objectives and messaging.
Script, storyboard, shoot, and edit videos using various tools and software.
Utilize your creativity to develop engaging and unique video formats, transitions, and effects.
Optimize videos for maximum visibility and engagement on TikTok, Reels, and YouTube Shorts.
Ensure consistent KSL brand voice and messaging across all video content.
Monitor and analyze performance metrics to identify areas for improvement and adjust content strategy accordingly.
Stay informed about industry best practices and emerging trends in social media video production.

Proven experience as a Social Media Producer, Content Creator, or similar role(s).
Proficiency in video editing software such as Adobe Premiere Pro, Canva, Final Cut Pro, or similar tools.
Excellent knowledge of TikTok, Reel platforms, YouTube Shorts and other social media, including their formats, features, and trends.
Strong storytelling skills and the ability to create engaging narratives in a short-form video format.
Familiarity with social media analytics and the ability to interpret data to optimize content performance.
Ability to work independently and meet deadlines.
Exceptional attention to detail and a strong aesthetic sense.
Strong communication skills to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams.
Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and strategies.
A portfolio of previous TikTok, Reels, and/or YouTube Shorts showcasing your creativity and skills is highly desirable.

$15.00 per hour


Note: Please include a portfolio or examples of your previous TikTok/Reels/YouTube Shorts when applying.


What We Offer You: Check Out Our Bonneville Benefits!

Employees at Bonneville can enjoy a broad offering of benefits, including:
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services
Access to an entire team of free financial planners
Continuous growth and development opportunities
Dynamic team culture that values teamwork, having fun, and collaboration
Join our team and let your creativity shine while making an impact on our social media presence and Salt Lake City! To apply, please submit your resume, portfolio, and a brief cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role.


KSL NewsRadio has served Utah’s communities and families for over 100 years! Join the exciting, fast-paced world of live, on-air coverage and help continue the legacy of Utah’s all-day companion for news.


Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.


For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.



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KSL Broadcast Group
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website. https://admin.sourcingpro.io/apply/79978/443364/

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