Operations Intern (Summer 2021)
at Sinclair Broadcast Group

Date Posted: 5/13/2021

Job Description


Marquee Sports Network is seeking an Operations Intern for our regional sports network. This paid internship will offer the opportunity to learn new skills, demonstrate your abilities, and work with a team of industry professionals. As a part of the Operations Department, you will perform various tasks to assist the SVP of Operations. The ideal candidate is looking to pursue a career in sports media and arrive with select skills that can be sharpened during your time at Marquee Sports Network.



Duties and Responsibilities:



  • Support the SVP of Operations

  • Provide operations support across all disciplines within the department: includes production management, office management, studio operations, engineering, production/talent, security, shipping/receiving etc.

  • Administrative office duties

  • Assist in-office staff as necessary



Qualifications, Skills and Educational Requirements:



  • Current student in attendance at an accredited university or college

  • Prior experience and/or coursework focused on Communication, Business Administration, or related field

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, with a strong attention to detail

  • Passionate about sports with a general knowledge of baseball

  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Power point and Outlook

  • Openness to feed back from others and ability to apply it to the work

  • High productivity when working independently and while collaborating with others



Marquee Sports Network is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace! 



About Us


Marquee Sports Network is the exclusive television home of the Chicago Cubs in partnership with Sinclair Broadcast Group (Nasdaq: SBGI). It is the Chicago-region’s exclusive network for fans to view live Cubs games beginning with the 2020 Major League Baseball season and features extensive pre and postgame coverage, exclusive Cubs content and other local sports programming. Marquee Sports Network brings together one of the most iconic sports franchises in the country with one of the largest television broadcasting companies to deliver unprecedented Cubs coverage for fans.



About the Team 


The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Job Type: Nurse
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 5/13/2021

About Us

Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI.

We believe Sinclair Broadcast Group’s people are our most important asset. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. Sinclair's success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of broadcasting and we need talented, dedicated, ethical professionals to do so. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. To be the best, you have to attract the best. This is why we provide opportunity for advancement, a challenging work environment, and a company culture with open communication and teamwork. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!

We also offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits, including:

  • Company-sponsored medical/prescription, vision and dental plans
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Company-paid Life and Disability
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Education reimbursement
  • Vacation, Holiday, and PTO
  • And more…