Summer Intern (Media Research)
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

Job Description

Are you a college student with a GPA of 3.0 or higher? Interested in the business side of media? Looking to enhance your education with a substantive internship experience? Apply for our Summer Intern Program at TEGNA! 

TEGNA is a large, public media company with a portfolio that includes 49+ TV stations and digital media assets. We’re committed to developing the next generation of media industry leaders. Our paid internship program gives students an opportunity to explore career paths across TEGNA. Participants will gain valuable real-world experience and have a chance to build a network with our leaders. Come join us in the adventure! 

**NOTE: TEGNA does not guarantee full-time, permanent employment upon completion of the internship program.**

Responsibilities:

  • Profiling the consumers of TEGNA’s local and national brands to help drive strategy for news and marketing
  • Responsible for analyzing audience metrics and distributing daily reporting to company leadership
  • Assist TEGNA’s news innovation efforts by synthesizing research on new TV and digital products
  • Work cross-departmentally to provide ad hoc analyses

Job Requirements

Here's what you need: 

  • Degree-seeking student currently enrolled at a college or university; preference is for juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher who will be rising seniors during their internship summer
  • Studying statistics, market research, business, communications, or similar majors
  • Previous experience in media, news, or research a plus
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications: Excel, PowerPoint
  • Quantitative thinker with a curiosity for data and analytics
  • Must possess excellent oral, written and digital communication skills
  • Attention to detail, critical thinking, and creative problem-solving abilities
  • Optional: Digital Research tools (Google Analytics, Omniture, comScore), TV Research tools (Nielsen), Visualization (Tableau)

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.


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.

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About Us

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