ViacomCBS Sales Services Summer 2020 Internship in New York, New York
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network
JOB TYPE: Paid Intern
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
CBS Sales Services is looking for two interns for Summer 2020. The CBS Summer Intern will schedule and coordinate the positioning of CBS Networks commercial broadcasts on the CBS Television Network. This role will provide proper notification of commercials to affiliated stations.
Enter and update commercial information into the sales system and positions shows for Daytime and News programming.
Frequent communication with ad agencies and Sales Assistants.
Provide administrative support as needed
Must be a current college student (rising junior or above)
3.0 GPA or above (proof of GPA will be required)
Interest in the Broadcast TV/Entertainment Industry/Ad Sales/Marketing/Branded Content
Strong Microsoft Office skills
Superior attention to detail and communication skills
Able to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Ability to work Monday-Friday, full time, for 8 weeks (June 8th-July 31st)
Possess excellent communication skills and phone etiquette.
Proficiency in MS Windows, MS Word and Excel.
Must be detailed-oriented, highly organized and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
Strong time management and multi-tasking skills.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled