Employer Profile: Discovery Communications


Are you ready to gain hands on experience with the leading global, nonfiction media entertainment company?

Discovery Communications is the world’s number one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in over 170 countries representing the brands Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science Channel, Planet Green, Investigation Discovery and HD Theater, as well as leading consumer and educational products and services, and a diversified portfolio of digital media services.

At Discovery Communications interns are exposed to all areas of the business through a solid foundation of learning through training and work experience. Discovery is proud to provide interns with an opportunity to gain an understanding of our mission, values, departments, employees, culture and commitment to quality programming, products and services.

Full-time Positions:  Please go to our careers page for each job description: http://careers.discovery.com

  • 5298  Associate Producer
  • 5273  Director – Programming
  • 5207  Executive Producer
  • 5194  Sr. Producer – Digital Media
  • 4972  Director – Production East Coast
  • 4839  Executive Producer
  • 4814  Director of Digital Advertising
  • 4552  Producer
  • 4491  Writer/Producer
  • 4305  VP – Programming
  • 3865  Art Director

Internship Positions:  Additional internship opportunities beyond listings below are available

  • Photography Department

This internship covers topics related to editorial and advertising photo shoots, photo searches, editing, and the management of a virtual library.

  • Graphic Design

This internship covers the creation of production-ready artwork, the branding of products and packaging, and developing creative concepts.

  • Digital Media

This internship looks for students interested in merging the digital media space with mobile apps. It exposes interns to market research and the process needed to take to launch a digital product.