Ad Sales Traffic Trainee
Sony PicturesNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Ad Sales Traffic Trainee, Sony Pictures Television – Summer/Fall 2018
The Sony Pictures Entertainment Professional Trainee program offers a unique opportunity to work alongside the teams that come together to create movies, TV shows, and other great experiences. These paid assignments provide meaningful and productive work that allow you to build your resume, experience and develop your skills further. You will be provided with challenging tasks, real-world experience, valuable networking opportunities, and many educational and social opportunities.
The Summer/Fall Professional Trainee positions are from Wednesday, May 30th or Tuesday, June 5th through December 14th (start date is flexible). All candidates must be able to work 40 hours a week.
This job exists to ensure the proper scheduling of units and distribution of SPT's programming. It entails working with sales on the placement of units on a national general rate level, a direct response level and a fee spot level.
The job requests copy/creative instructions from external agency clients, tracks advertiser requests for positions, days and times of air then schedules units accordingly in a given program. Responsible for working with both internal and external groups to confirm scheduling and distribution of commercials and shows are satisfactory.
Proficient in Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, and basic software applications (e.g. Outlook). Effective oral communication and presentation skills. Excellent written communication skills. Independent prioritization, organizational and decision-making skills. Must have the ability to work independently and on a team while effectively managing multiple high level priorities. The candidate must be flexible with daily hours as they may be dictated by volume, activity, projects, LA clients/vendors/personnel, etc. Lastly, must have extraordinary attention to detail.
*Sony Pictures Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics.
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