Media Relations Intern (2017-18 Season) / Pro Sports
General Description: Prepare daily news clippings from local, national and international news media & the Internet and distribute to appropriate personnel
This position is responsible for assisting the Media Relations Department with day-to-day duties.
RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:
Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork.
Assist in producing and distributing media credentials
Producing weekly newsletters and press releases
Distribute press conference and post-game quotes to local and national media
Assist game day/night operations
Assist with media guides & department manuals
Providing practice coverage for media relations department
Assisting with the research of game notes
Office/administration duties, including data entry, answering phones, copying, filing and faxing.
Maintaining media relations storage areas in an orderly fashion
Work with all departments to provide public relations support for marketing, community, corporate, broadcasting, promotion, business and sales initiatives
College student or graduated within the last 6 months with a degree in Communications/Public Relations or Sports Management
Self motivated, organized, and detail oriented
Flexible schedule and ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays
PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format.
The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships.
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