Intern (Sales)

Date Posted: 3/15/2018

Job Description

11 Alive (WXIA & WATL-TV) is in search of talented college students looking for an enriching paid internship opportunity.  Come join 11 Alive, the NBC affiliate in Atlanta and a division of TEGNA Inc., a digital media company, for our 2018 Summer Intern Program.

As a part of the 11 Alive team, you will develop, integrate and apply various learnings in support of our Sales Department.  This program offers mentoring from those at the top of their game, networking and real world experience in a fun, entrepreneurial like environment.  As a part of our team, you will work on meaningful and impactful projects and engage in professional development activities supplemental to the job. Come join us!


  • Assist with client communications & integrated marketing campaigns
  • Provide support for marketing proposals & presentations
  • Demonstrate a desire to learn as much as possible about a career in media sales
  • Assist as needed in the sales department


Job Requirements


  • Must be pursuing Bachelor's degree with a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Must be well organized, detail oriented, adaptable and flexible
  • Must possess excellent communication skills


About TEGNA:

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is comprised of a dynamic portfolio of media and digital businesses that provide content that matters and brands that deliver. TEGNA reaches more than 90 million Americans and delivers highly relevant, useful and smart content, when and how people need it, to make the best decisions possible. TEGNA Media includes 46 television stations and is the largest independent station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. TEGNA Digital is comprised of, the leading online destination for automotive consumers, CareerBuilder, a global leader in human capital solutions, and G/O Digital, a customized local digital marketing company. For more information, visit

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Be a part of the most awarded media team in Atlanta by joining the Networks of 11Alive!  The Networks of 11Alive include WXIA-TV, WATL-TV, Bounce TV, Antenna TV and numerous digital and social media products and are a part of the highly-respected TEGNA Media portfolio.  Salespeople, storytellers, marketing gurus, digital experts and production specialists all feel at home here and it’s where Atlanta’s most creative personalities feel inspired!
Every day, all of us at 11Alive are given the rare opportunity to effect change for the good of Metro Atlanta.  We vow to make life better for the people we serve.  We get results.  We can do this because people trust us to do the right thing.  We don’t take that trust for granted.  We know it is earned every day, in every conversation, in every story.  We are changing the face of local news … by serving the greater good of our community.

11Alive is here to:

  •     Hold the powerful accountable.
  •     Inform and enlighten.
  •     Seek truth, seek action, and seek solutions.
  •     Be a voice for the voiceless.
  •     Hold ourselves and other people accountable.
  •     Celebrate those who make our community better.