NBC Sports Chicago - Summer 2019 Internship

NBCUniversal - Chicago, IL4.1

Job Duties
NBC Sports Regional Networks internship opportunities give students real world experience and exposure to one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment. Internships are the perfect way to gain experience while learning what a career at NBC Universal might hold in store for you. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


This posting is for the Summer 2019 internship program, the program generally runs from June through August
The internship is in person at our office in Chicago, IL
Cover Letters are required and must state which department you are interested in. Cover letters should be addressed to the NBC Sports Internship Program.
Internships at NBCUniversal are paid and do not require course credit
Application deadline is March 29, 2019, interested candidates should apply by this date
You must meet the basic qualifications to be considered for the internship *Please review the basic qualifications carefully*
Recent graduates will NOT be eligible for this program
Please note: NBCUniversal prohibits interns from participating in any other internship programs while employed by NBCUniversal without written permission from the Vice President, Human Resources NBC Sports Regional Networks, or a successor/designee.

Summer 2019 Internships are only available with the below departments:
News Production
Studio Operations
Marketing & Creative Services
Digital Media (includes website content & video production)
Sales & Research
Not offered for Summer 2019: Finance/Admin internships


Basic Qualifications
In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress.
Current class standing of sophomore or above (30 credits)
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
Must be 18 years of age or older
Must be able to work on-site in Chicago, IL
Must be authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship by NBCUniversal

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications
Previous internship and/or work experience in an office environment
Proactive, independent worker with the demonstrated capacity to lead, work well with others
Professional demeanor, positive attitude and eager to learn
Strong interest in understanding the Sports Media landscape
Proven ability to multitask and manage multiple projects at a time

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About Us

The NBCUniversal Internship Program is an experience like no other. We offer diversity of opportunities, with unique internships across our iconic portfolio of brands. Through unparalleled access to the best in the business, hands-on training & one-of-a-kind networking events, our interns have the chance to influence change. Our interns are ambitious, innovative and savvy; they shape the way we do things. Here you can contribute as content creators, problem solvers & innovators. Here you can learn the power and possibilities of media and technology. Here you can go far.

NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consist of 9 regional networks that deliver more than 2,400 live sporting events annually, along with award-winning breaking news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and original programming to more than 43 million homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Northwest, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ and SportsNet New York.


NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.