Ad Sales Intern - Summer
TurnerNew York, NY
Full Time Unpaid Internship
Duties: Do you want to spend your summer learning from the best in the entertainment, kids, news and sports advertising businesses? If your response is "yes," then please consider a Summer Internship position at Turner Ad Sales! Turner Ad Sales monetizes the company's portfolio through award-winning advanced advertising capabilities that power return-on-investment for brands. Attracting a wide-scale audience of diverse fans, the collection includes leading media brands Adult Swim, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, Great Big Story, HLN, TBS, TNT, truTV, Bleacher Report and Turner Sports' high-profile coverage of the NBA, Major League Baseball, NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship, ELEAGUE, UEFA and professional golf. In addition, the company has digital sales partnerships with the NBA, NCAA and PGA. This is a hands-on & robust program, in which interns will work day-to-day with one of Turner's ad sales or sales support groups. Interns will also be invited to attend events in which they will get exposure to all areas of the business, and the program will end with a collaborative end-of-the-semester sales pitch project. Overall, this program provides great opportunities for significant learning experiences, as well as the chance to make lasting business contacts. This position will work specifically with our Courageous team, CNN's branded content studio, on the Design/Creative side. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Creative assistance in pre-sale/pitch research, ideation, running errands, assisting directors in researching subjects/contributors, organizing ideas storage, etc. - Design assistance such as image/topic research, deck/production binder/magazine creation, organizing storage (if applicable), etc. Ideal background/academic program: - Studying film, TV/media production, creative writing, English, digital design, graphic design, communication, OR similar degree/program. - Previous experience in creative writing, script writing, graphic design, marketing is a bonus!
- Candidates should be undergraduate students who are entering their junior or senior years and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 - All students must remain enrolled in school for the entire length of the program - Dates: early June - mid August (TBC) - The program will run for ten weeks - This is a paid opportunity - Students are expected to work normal business hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm / 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (depending on business needs) Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.