3701 West Lake Ave
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 4 Part-time, Unpaid (College Credit Required)
DescriptionSun-Times Media is seeking college students looking to make a start in the exciting world of sales, marketing, advertising operations, interactive, editorial, IT, finance or human resources. If you have a passion for media and an interest in pursuing a career in one of these functions, we would like to hear from you.
Interns will have the opportunity to develop business and functional skills, work with experienced supervisors and managers and learn about the changing media industry.
Sun-Times Media is dedicated to being the premier source of local news and information for the greater Chicago area. Its media properties serve more than 300 communities across the region and include the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper and Suntimes.com; seven suburban daily newspapers, including the Beacon-News (Aurora), Courier-News (Elgin), Herald-News (Joliet), Lake County News-Sun, Naperville Sun, SouthtownStar and Post-Tribune (Merrillville, Ind); 32 weekly papers published by Pioneer Press, as well as web sites for those newspapers, centerstagechicago.com, RogerEbert.com and YourSeason.com. In circulation, Chicago Sun-Times and its branded editions is the #1 Chicago daily newspaper and #9 national daily newspaper. Wrapports, LLC is the owner of Sun-Times Media and is a technology–driven media holding company whose media properties connect with millions of engaged readers and viewers weekly through tablet app, print, social media and mobile platforms.
RequirementsCandidates must have a minimum of one year of college and be enrolled in an accredited institution pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree. The ideal candidate for this position must have the desire to learn and the interpersonal communication skills to work successfully in a team and customer service oriented environment. He/She must have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Sun-Times Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer