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THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT - Apprentice Program

5736

New York, NY, US, 10019

Production
New York
Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance (Non-Staff)

This is a full-time position with The Late Show. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Apprentice Program is a program designed to develop high potential individuals, with a passion for late night comedy, and foster a pipeline of diverse talent for future roles within The Late Show. Program participants will rotate through different job assignments within The Late Show in a structured process that will provide them with valuable opportunities to learn about production from inside a fun and dynamic late night talk show.  This is much more than a behind-the-scenes look at the entertainment business! The Late Show Apprentice Program is a 12-month, fast-track opportunity specifically targeted to individuals who have a Bachelor’s degree, at least two year of working experience and are interested in production. Associates will have the opportunity to rotate among some of the various departments including Research, Production, Editorial and Talent.

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree.
  • Ability to work in the show’s offices in New York, NY.

 

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must have proven passion for late-night comedy.
  • 1-2 years professional experience. Related experience/internships a plus.
  • Must be 21 years or older.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
  • Must be willing to work overtime, nights, holidays and weekends, often with short notice.

 

Desired Characteristics

  • Highly motivated.
  • Solid writing skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.
  • Proven leadership skills.

 

DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF APPLICANTS, WE CANNOT RESPOND TO APPLICATION-STATUS INQUIRIES.  CANDIDATES WHO MEET THE QUALIFICATIONS WILL BE CONTACTED DIRECTLY.


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City