Tribune Company Man Of The People Social Media/Production Intern - Winter 2018 in Chicago, Illinois

WGN-TV Man of the People with Pat Tomasulo, is looking for highly creative candidates willing to jump around and be responsible for helping develop the show, its brand and social media structure. The show airs Saturday nights at 10PM.

This person will be working in all facets of production, post production and marketing. They will act as a production assistant on shoots, editor in-house and handle media management. They will also assist with clerical work, content creation, lead capture and tracking analytics.

The ideal candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication and a vast knowledge of social media platforms and trends. A flexible schedule is necessary and the person has to be willing to work late or weekends.

Internship Eligibility

Must be 18 or older and eligible to work in the US. Registered students in good standing at an accredited college or university preferred.

Must be able to work the hours required by department.

Students can receive university or college credit for participating in this program but need to handle paperwork involved.

We offer the following 4 Internship Sessions:

• Fall (8-12 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – Open)

• Winter (4-10 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – October 15)

• Spring (8-12 Weekes – Deadline to Apply – January 15)

• Summer (8-12 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – April 15)

  • Interns are considered trainees and not employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1973. Internship pays City of Chicago minimum wage.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Apply On-line: Please go to and search for keyword “Man Of The People Social Media/Production Intern”.

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit

Job Number: 2018-48077

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