NBC Universal TV Format Sales Intern in London, United Kingdom

Job Number 33465BR

Job Title TV Format Sales Intern

Business Segment International

Sub-Business International Studios

Posting Category Sales

About Us NBCUniversal International

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks.

NBCUniversal International is offering a number of 12-month internship positions within various business divisions.

As an Intern, you will be supporting a fast-paced team whilst developing your own skills. You will have the opportunity to make valuable contributions to your department and build your knowledge in order to pursue a career in Sales

Career Level Co-op/Intern

Country United Kingdom

State/Province - -

City London

Responsibilities

NBCUniversal International is offering a number of 12-month internship positions within various business divisions.

As an Intern, you will be supporting a fast-paced team whilst developing your own skills. You will have the opportunity to make valuable contributions to your department and build your knowledge in order to pursue a career in Sales

Qualifications/Requirements

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Exact responsibilities will vary slightly between each division and team, however the main responsibilities of any Sales Intern will include:

•Providing day to day administrative support including diary management for the team, coordinating internal and external meetings, organizing travel and accommodation for sales trips, processing legal agreements.

•Acting as a first point of contact for clients in terms of sales materials – sending out format summaries, ratings reports and screeners.

•Maintaining the TV Formats website

•Preparing scheduling and logistics for sales markets and trips, as well as potentially attending events such as MIPCOM and MIPTV, providing stand support.

•Liaising with internal/external stakeholders at various levels on a regular basis

•Contributing to ad-hoc projects, which may include conducting research and writing/proofreading copy

•Collating various reports and updates for distribution as appropriate

•Maintaining calendar of events, adjusting according to changes in schedules

•Interpreting performance trends and providing market context to the relevant departments

•Communicating market analysis in a relevant format to feed into the wider business strategy and enable business decisions

•Supporting Sales and/or Acquisitions teams with insights to identify relevant opportunities

•Updating and maintaining various trackers and databases;

•Seeking out contemporary TV business intel;

Education and Qualifications

You will be currently studying a degree-level or equivalent course, seeking a 12 month internship

Essential

•A passion for Broadcasting and Media (particularly an interest in film and/or TV) with a desire to develop a career in Sales

•Proactive and enthusiastic, with ability to work autonomously to deadlines, take initiative and keep calm under pressure

•Analytical with outstanding attention to detail, excellent organisational skills and ability to effectively prioritise and manage workload

•Self-starter and fast learner, with the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a busy team

•Strong office administration and IT skills; confident user of Microsoft Office

•Ability to work with confidential materials discreetly and responsibly

•Excellent communicator (both written and verbal) with strong interpersonal skills; confident in communication with senior management

•Willingness to learn and “can-do” attitude

Desirable

•Previous work experience in a similar environment

Requirements

•Must be eligible to work in the UK without restriction for the duration of the internship

•Fluent English is essential; additional languages are desirable but not essential

The responsibilities associated with this position are not limited to the above description and may be modified at any time by the Company.