Internship

Summer Virtual Intern - Ad Sales Program

Fox News

Remote / Virtual 02-26-2021
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX is proud to support a culture of creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and community that attracts the industry's brightest talent. The FOX Ad Sales Virtual Internship Program is for motivated college students who are passionate about sales and the media industry. FOX Interns are paid to gain real world work experience as they work alongside top industry professionals. FOX Interns are assigned to a department that matches their skill set, work experience, and career aspirations. Please note this internship is available nationwide as a remote internship opportunity.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
• Must be actively enrolled in an accredited college or university and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree during the length of the program
• Current class standing of sophomore, (second year college student) or above
• Strong academic record (minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA)
• Committed and available to work for the entire length of the program

Students selected to move forward in the interview process:
• Must demonstrate knowledge of company and media industry

Students accepted into the Summer 2021 Program:
• Must provide a copy of an unofficial transcript or letter from adviser/registrar showing proof of enrollment and GPA

To Apply:
• Submit a 1-paged resume (PDF preferred)
• Submit a cover letter (Optional)
• Explain why your background and experience make you a good fit for our virtual program this Summer
• Share the top areas of interest

AREAS OF PLACEMENT:

FOX Ad Sales Virtual Interns are assigned to a department that matches their skill set, work experience, and career aspirations.
• Client Solutions & Marketing
• Sports Ad Sales
• FOX News Client Solutions/Ad Sales Marketing
• Entertainment Ad Sales
• Ad Sales Research
• Sports Brand Partnerships
• FOX News Pricing & Planning
• FOX News LA Ad Sales

SUMMER 2021 SCHEDULE:
• General Application Deadline: Sunday, April 25, 2021
• Program Timeline: June 21, 2021 – August 13, 2021
• Scheduled Weekly Hours: 32 hours per week

NOTE: Schedules vary based on department needs and your availability. We do our best to work around your class schedule.

STANDING OUT AS A TOP CANDIDATE:

Successful students have:
• Knowledge of the company and media industry
• Knowledge of software applicable to your areas of placement. For example:
• Strong Excel & PowerPoint skills
• Strong Analytical skills
• Editing Software experience
• A detail-oriented nature with strong organizational skills
• Self-starter attitude and team player
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to handle a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

PROGRAM FEATURES:

FOX Master Classes: A variety of presentations, panels, discussions, and trainings geared toward advancing your knowledge of our company, industry, and software systems

Professional Development Series: A variety of activities geared toward enhancing your professional development

FOX Fireside Chats: Participate in open and candid conversations with some of the company's Executive leaders and Directors

Get Published: Showcase your skills and build your portfolio by pitching stories, writing, and producing for our online properties

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Fox News

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world's leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.