This internship is with the WGN-TV/CLTV/ANT-TV Sales Department. The internship pays minimum wage. Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973.
Duties include, but are not limited to: Assisting the National Sales Manager in the political sales process, maintaining political advertising schedules, tracking & monitoring political spending in the market, ensuring political advertising schedules are complaint with FCC guidelines, maintaining political public files and working as a liaison with political agencies and campaign managers.
Candidates must be organized, detail oriented, and possess good interpersonal skills. Proficiency in Word and Excel required.
Only undergraduate (junior/senior) or graduate students in good standing at an accredited college or university will be considered. Students can receive university or college credit for participating in this program but need to handle the paperwork involved.
Duration/Hours: Must be able to work a minimum of 16 hours per week during a 13 week period. Internship scheduled to start Fall 2016 (September).
Equal Opportunity Employer
If interested send cover letter & resume to:
Apply On-line: Please go to http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for keywords “Political Sales Internship".