Job Title NBCUniversal Page Program- Spring 2018 Cohort - NY & LA Job Number 36879BR Career Level Entry-Level About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable. Responsibilities NBCUniversal Pages are expected to:
Represent “The Gold Standard” throughout the course of their time in the program while continuously acting as a positive and professional ambassador for NBCUniversal
Keep an open mind and embrace assignment rotations in various businesses and functional areas (Consumer, Content, Business) of the NBCUniversal portfolio.
Adapt quickly and professionally in a fast-paced and continuously changing media environment
Receive constructive feedback openly and positively; embracing an attitude of continuous professional development
NBCUniversal Pages in both NY and LA can expect:
An immersive 3-week onboarding & orientation experience designed to set Pages up for success at the start of their Page Year and bonding the group together as a cohort.
A 3-month Ambassador Experience designed to give our newest Pages foundational skills for the remainder of their year in the Program and beyond.
Rotations through at least three unique hands-on assignments within categories of: Business (focused on learning business acumen and how our company functions from the corporate perspective) Consumer (the language of how our brands speak to our consumers through various mediums), and Content (how the company creates, develops and produces content) areas of NBCU.
Regular learning and development opportunities focused on understanding our business and the media industry plus an emphasis on professional development.
Regular opportunities for formal performance feedback at specific inflection points throughout the year as well as ongoing general feedback and coaching.
A shared cohort experience and supportive community of peers & company employees.
The Page Year in New York: After onboarding, NY Pages begin a 3-month Ambassadorship experience where they become experts of our company as leaders of the Tour at NBC Studios and support audience services for productions based at 30 Rock. Pages can expect to work a minimum of 6 days per week during this period. After Ambassadorship, Pages take on three, 3-month assignment experiences, each with a specific focus within NBCUniversal (Business/Consumer/Content). During this time, Pages also have the opportunity to work on the weekends for additional tours and audience services work. Pages are expected to be open-minded and enthusiastic about any and all assignment opportunities and receive their placements via a collaborative process between themselves, the Page leadership team and our Page assignment supervisors. Examples of businesses where Pages can complete these assignments are: NBC Sports, Ad Sales, NBC News & MSNBC, CNBC, Cable Entertainment, & Digital Enterprises.
The Page Year in Los Angeles: After onboarding, Pages begin their learning and rotational experience by hitting the ground running in a hands-on 3-month Ambassadorship assignment focused on the Business area of NBCU. After Ambassadorship, Pages take on three additional 3-month assignment experiences, each with a specific focus within other areas of NBCU ( and within both of the Consumer & Content categories). Pages are expected to be open-minded and enthusiastic about any and all assignment opportunities and receive their placements via a collaborative process between themselves, the Page leadership team and our Page assignment supervisors. Examples of businesses and functions where Pages can complete these assignments are: NBC Entertainment (development and programming areas), Universal Studios Parks & Resorts, NBC Filmed Entertainment, and Cable Entertainment. Qualifications/Requirements Basic Qualifications:
Minimum 3.20 cumulative GPA as listed on your academic transcript, without rounding up (official academic transcript required in interview process)
At least 1 internship, outside of work on campus
Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
Must be able to work a minimum of 6 days a week in NY / 5 days per week in LA.
Must be able to start on February 26, 2018 in NY or LA.
Interested candidates must complete the full application through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered. Desired Characteristics Successful Page candidates:
Possess a strong desire to pursue a career in media at NBCUniversal
Are curious and informed citizens of the media industry
Have a desire to step outside of their comfort zone to learn new things
Have demonstrated commitment and initiative in college, community or on-the-job
Have an interest in learning and continuing to develop their strengths, both personally and professional
Possess excellent communication skills and a strong executive presence