Media Sale Internship- Chicago, IL

Ref#: 26633
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Distribution
Job Type: Paid Intern
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: Chicago, IL, US

About Us:
CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. Among CTD's critically-acclaimed programs are the #1 syndicated series Judge Judy; talk leader Dr. Phil; the #1 and #2 rated game shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy!; the Emmy Award-winning talk shows Rachael Ray and The Doctors; the #1 and #2 newsmagazines Entertainment Tonight and Inside Edition, along with The Insider; court show Hot Bench; and popular off-network product, including the CSI and Star Trek franchises, Everybody Loves Raymond, Frasier, NCIS, Criminal Minds, NCIS: Los Angeles, The Good Wife, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, Hot in Cleveland and Undercover Boss. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp.

If you’re college sophomore-senior looking for a career in advertising and communications, then CBS Television Distribution needs you for its media sales internship! With some of the best-loved properties in television, including Entertainment Tonight, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy, Inside Edition, and Judge Judy, CBS TD offers an unrivaled introduction to the world of advertising, media, and television. This internship provides an in-depth media education that will introduce you to all the basic skills required for entry-level sales positions.


  • Prepare client background research reports and assist with presentations
  • Track delivery of all advertisers across the Chicago portfolio
  • Maintain and adjust client schedules, as needed
  • Assist with miscellaneous office organization
  • Learn basics of inventory management and offer recommendations for weekly needs
  • Complete Media 101 Training


  • Seeking a degree in Journalism, Marketing, Communications, or a comparable field of study
  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Detail-oriented, organized, and self-motivated
EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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