THIS POSITION IS FOR THE FALL SEMESTER OF 2012. CANDIDATES MUST BE ABLE TO WORK A MINIMUM OF 3 DAYS A WEEK FROM 9AM-4PM.
Local Sales provides successful candidates the opportunity to learn from a team of talented, successful and creative Account Executives who call on the top advertising agencies and clients in Chicago. It also includes a team of driven developmental business Account Executives and a Digital Media Sales Staff who are willing to share their knowledge of the broadcast sales industry with the right candidate.
The Digital Media staff works hand-in-hand with the Broadcast Sales Executives as digital media plans continue to be in high demand. Digital Media campaigns are designed as stand-alone campaigns, or as broadcast campaign enhancements. The digital media intern must be extremely organized, must be creative, must have strong analytical skills, must be a team player, be well versed in all Microsoft Office products, and must have a passion for online media. All of these traits are required in order to review daily campaign reports, create customized digital sales presentations, source for new business, present campaign optimization suggestions to management – all while working within a very fast paced environment. Interns also respond to viewer calls regarding CBS 2 Chicago and CBS Network programs. They also assist the sales team with day to day business and help maintain customer records.
Sales interns will also work closely with the Sales Service/Traffic area. This arm of the sales operation places the commercials in specific time periods, assigns tape codes, and is responsible for the accuracy of the stations’ official broadcast log. Candidates will assist the Account Executives, Sales Management and Sales Assistants with Research Projects, Presentation Preparation, Off-Site Events and Miscellaneous Office Projects. Interns in this area may also participate in assisting the Promotions department with various projects. Required Skills/Experience PLEASE SEE PREFERRED SKILLS / EXPERIENCE Preferred Skills/Experience Candidates must be currently enrolled in college and must be enrolled in an internship course and receive course credit to be eligible for this internship. Job Status Part Time
CBS Corporation - 9 months ago