Intern - Marquee Sales

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Chicago, IL 02-29-2024
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Marquee Sports Network is the exclusive television home of the MLB Chicago Cubs in partnership with Sinclair Broadcast Group (Nasdaq: SBGI). It is the Chicago-region's exclusive network for fans to view live Cubs games, features extensive pre and postgame coverage, exclusive Cubs content and other local sports programming. Marquee Sports Network brings together one of the most iconic sports franchises in the country with one of the largest television broadcasting companies to deliver unprecedented Cubs coverage for fans. Marquee is also the television home of the WNBA Chicago Sky, providing a variety of exciting coverage.

We are seeking an Intern for our regional sports network. The ideal candidate is looking to pursue a career in sports media and arrive with select skills that can be sharpened during your time at Marquee Sports Network.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Contribute to the Sales Department
• Prepare/edit/review presentations
• Perform analytics as necessary
• Attend & participate in various meetings
• Punctual, regular, and consistent attendance
• Ability to be productive while working in the office
• Other general duties and responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications, Skills and Educational Requirements:
• Current student in attendance at an accredited university or college
• Previous sales experience preferred
• Excellent written and oral communication skills required
• Strong attention to detail with the ability to produce quality content required
• Passionate about sports with a knowledge of baseball strongly preferred
• Proficient in using Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook
• Experience in Adobe Suite (Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator) preferred
• Ability to receive feedback from others and apply it to the work required
• High productivity when working independently and while collaborating with others required
• Ability to work occasional nights and weekends required

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0x1xm-3-234-244-181-42 in your application.