Featured [Fall] Internship of the Week: Radio

b101 logoThe overall goal of the B101 station Internship Program is to provide students with a first-hand glimpse into the day to day workings of one of the top radio stations in the Philadelphia Market. We do this by presenting a broad view of the industry as a whole, with a focus on the various departments with the radio station. B101 is currently looking for interns to fill a number of positions for the upcoming fall semester in a diverse range of areas.

All interns will be required to meet with each Department Head within the Company to gain a broader understanding of the Station’s operations and how each Department works together to achieve the overall goals of the Company.

B101 General Station Internship Program

  • Work mainly with the promotions department, but receive overall understanding of each department and how they relate to each other.
  • Assist in event planning, corporate communications and other areas of public relations
  • Research area events
  • Assist with marketing research projects

B101 Morning Show Internship Program

  • Work mainly with the Morning Show, but receive overall understanding of each department and how they relate to each other.
  • Screen phone calls to go on-air
  • Log the entire show
  • Help book celebrity and local news guests for interviews
  • Edit and record various audio segments
  • Search for show playback
  • Update and help maintain show website

B101 News & Public Affairs Internship Program

  • Work mainly with our News & Public Affairs Director, but receive overall understanding of each department and how they relate to each other.
  • Function as Associate Producer of the hour-long, award-winning program “The Women’s File”
  • Assist in booking guests for the show
  • Researching program segments
  • Writing introductions and segues
  • Corresponding with listeners
  • Assisting in the editing process
  • Will also learn to cover news stories, conduct a journalistic interview, develop community outreach programs, write Public Service Announcements and produce a news documentary

Sales Internship Program

  • Work with Sales Managers, Account Executives and Sales Assistants
  • Assist in the creation of Media Kits used on Sales appointments
  • Work with Promotions to fulfill promotional/added-value obligations with clients
  • Create Promotional Recaps for clients
  • Participate in brainstorming meetings regarding upcoming client promotions and/or sales presentations
  • Research clients and industry trends
  • Research sales leads
  • Attend the weekly Sales Promotion Meeting

Where available, interns will have an opportunity to attend a sales call with an Account

Students interested in any of these internships should contact the Internship Program for more details and may submit their applications to Internships@b101radio.com.


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