2019 Santa Monica Fall Intern - HBO Films

Santa Monica, CA
Requisition ID: 171190BR

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HBO Films/Miniseries/Cinemax is responsible for the original Films, non-fiction Miniseries and Cinemax programming that airs on the services (i.e. DEADWOOD, CHERNOBYL, WARRIOR, etc.). Interns will function primarily as support to department assistants as well as be responsible for basic office maintenance.

  • Replenishing supplies (printer paper, staples, etc.)
  • Copying, scanning, filing, printer maintenance
  • Assisting with research projects
  • Food/Coffee/inter-office runs
  • Support Films department executives and assistants and provide desk coverage, when needed
  • Prepare conference rooms for departmental meetings
  • Script analysis (beat sheets, comparisons, etc.)

  • Preferably enrolled in a course of Film/Television study but not required
  • Basic PC skills (Outlook, MS Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Independent, self-starter, proactive and motivated to learn.
  • Previous entertainment intern experience preferred
  • Some previous work experience recommended (retail, office, volunteer, etc.)
  • Ability to work in a team environment


Eligible students must be rising juniors or seniors enrolled in a degree granting university or college. A minimum 3.0 GPA. Able to work in Los Angeles and secure housing accommodations (HBO will not cover the cost of housing). Passionate about Film, TV, Media & Entertainment. Prior entertainment internship experience a plus. Candidates must be available to work a minimum 15 hours a week. All internship positions are paid.
Please keep in mind the application process is very competitive. Should there be an interest in your candidacy, an HR representative will contact you.

Note: Only applications submitted online will be accepted. HBO welcomes all applicants for this position; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.


America's most successful premium television company, Home Box Office delivers two 24-hour pay television services—HBO®and Cinemax®. HBO continues to take advantage of the latest technological innovations with advancements that include the availability of HBO programming online though HBO GOSM and MAX GOSM, as well as HBO On Demand® and Cinemax On Demand® in HD. Just as HBO is a company noted for its commitment to excellence in the products and services it delivers to consumers, it makes the extra effort to create a work environment in which fairness, equity, trust, and individual responsibility are valued. HBO is committed to retaining and recruiting skilled and motivated employees, placing a priority on qualified team players who contribute to the diversity of their workforce. HBO offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, flexible spending, a commuter benefit program and tuition reimbursement.

HBO is an equal employment opportunity employer. HBO does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. HBO also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.