This internship is with the WGN-TV/CLTV/ANT-TV Sales Department. 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. Candidate must be organized, detail oriented and possess good interpersonal skills. Proficiency in Word and Excel required.
Only undergraduate (junior/senior standing) or graduate students attending an accredited college or university will be considered. Students must be able to obtain college credit for the internship experience (Internships are unpaid).
Duration/Hours: Must be able to work a minimum of 16 hours per week during a 13 week period.
Start Date: January 2014
*Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973.
Equal Opportunity Employer
If interested send cover letter and resume to:
WGN-TV Human Resources Department
2501 W. Bradley Place
Chicago, IL 60618
Apply On-line: Please go to http://www.tribjobs.com and search for keyword “Political Advertising Sales Internship”.