Masterpiece Digital

About Masterpiece: 

Masterpiece presents the best of British drama on Sunday nights on PBS. The top-rated primetime show on PBS, Masterpiece is known for presenting iconic programs such as Upstairs Downstairs, Prime Suspect, Poldark, Sherlock, Downton Abbey and Victoria

The Digital team conceptualizes and creates digital content in support of the series across a variety of platforms. Collaborating closely with the Social Media Team and other key series stakeholders, the Digital team is primarily responsible for the Masterpiece website and generating results-driven content to meet the interests of our expanding audience beyond broadcast.

Internship Description:

The Digital Intern is the right-hand of the Digital Producer and a supporting role to the Masterpiece digital team.  As part of an iconic television series, the intern will be immersed in Masterpiece's digital and social teams, while also interacting with key units including post-production, publicity, and more. 

Projects will include assisting with daily editorial updates to the Masterpiece website, digital asset management, participating in development of editorial strategy, audience and competitor research, participating in editorial brainstorming, staff meetings and supporting email newsletter and social media efforts. This is a great opportunity for an individual who is an avid user of the digital space and emerging platforms.

The intern must be detail-orientated with extremely strong writing skills, preferably with coursework in marketing, communication, or media production. An interest in a television or film career is preferred. Experience using WordPress is a plus.