CBS Corporation Internship - Sales Marketing - Summer 2018 in Studio City, California

Internship - Sales Marketing - Summer 2018

REF#: 31334

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Paid Intern

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: Studio City, CA

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:

KCBS2/KCAL9 TV, the CBS Owned & Operated Duopoly in Los Angeles (Studio City, CA), is looking for a Sales/Marketing Paid Interns. Candidate will have the opportunity to experience how a major Broadcast News Television Station operates, specifically within the Sales/Marketing Department. Candidate will take part in day to day activities. Internship programs are for approximately 12 weeks and conclude at the end of semester.

Candidate’s responsibilities will include:

  • Assist Sales Marketing management in executing sponsored promotions and sweepstakes

(on-air, online, and on-site)

  • Work closely with departments that have day-to-day interaction with Sales Marketing

(Research, Production, Creative Services, Digital)

  • Assist production team on local commercial shoots

  • Create sales proposals and recaps

  • Act as an on-site representative for station and client sponsored events

  • Administrative support related to daily operations of the Sales Marketing Department

  • Research market trends and promotions and submit weekly reports to Sales Marketing management

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • SELF-SUFFICIENT: ABILITY TO FIND ANSWERS OR PRESENT POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS BEFORE ASKING QUESTIONS

  • Strong attention to detail, organization, and ability to handle multiple projects at once

  • Must have a strong interest in marketing and television industry

  • Must have excellent analytical, communication, and presentation skills

  • Proficient in MS Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)

  • Ability to use Social Media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.)

  • Innovative idea generator, able to think outside the box to create unique opportunities

  • Established history of delivering projects on-time

REQUIRED:

  • Must be enrolled in a full-time accredited college or university during the time of internship.

  • Must receive course credit, and/or provide a letter of acknowledgement from direct advisor stating that this internship will directly benefit candidates degree

  • Flexibility to work weekends and nights depending on event schedule

Additional Candidate Instructions:

Referral Instructions: All qualified candidates MUST apply to the CBS Television Stations online Applicant Tracking System: www.cbsandyou.com (internal applicants) and www.cbscareers.com (external applicants).

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled