Political Advertising Sales Internship

Dept:  Sales

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

Fax: 773-528-1387

Apply On-line: Please go to http://www.tribjobs.com and search for keyword “Political Advertising Sales Internship”.


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