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About Bertelsmann AG

Bertelsmann AG is an international media and entertainment company with over 100,000 employees in more than 50 countries.  After its home country, Germany, the United States is its second-largest market.  The Bertelsmann media family includes Random House, Arvato, Direct Group, RTL Group, Gruner+Jahr and many more companies that fall under these divisions.

Bertelsmann interns expand their professional experience while learning about the media industry firsthand.  Interns can be involved in one or more projects, ranging from organizing a large event to developing and implementing a marketing study.  They will also get an insider’s perspective on what makes an international media corporation tick.  Positions are available in departments including sales, marketing, operations, art/design, HR, IT, photography, editorial, research, direct mail, web design, finance, administration and music.


Open to college sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students.  Interns must be enrolled in a college or university in the United States that allows them to receive credit for their internship.  Must be enthusiastic, have a passion for media and strong communication and analytical skills.  Prior experience is a plus.

Bertelsmann AG

Number of Interns: Varies
Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Paid, Unpaid, Varies
Duration: N/A
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students


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