Social Media Intern (Spring 2018) / Pro Sports
As the Social Media Intern, you will work directly with the Marketing Department to help develop and execute social strategies for PhiladelphiaUnion.com. Interns will be responsible for assisting the Marketing and Communications department with day-to-day operations. Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft Office and possess excellent written and editing skills. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of soccer and experience with social media platforms.Help maintain and update all Philadelphia Unionís social platforms
Internships with Philadelphia Union will provide qualified interns with an assortment of valuable learning experiences and exposure to all facets of a professional soccer teamís front office. Interns will be asked to work nights and weekends.
Pre-schedule weekly content
Perform research in popular trends
Work on larger scale social media campaigns
Create and execute social media contests and promotions
Manage the Unionís @TheUMatchDay Twitter (play by play) account on game days
Assist in updating and editing content on PhiladelphiaUnion.com
Duties and events to be assigned with other departments as needed
*This is an unpaid, academic internship. To be considered, you must be receiving academic credit*
If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:
PA Child Abuse History clearance
PA State Police Criminal Records Check
An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years. If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.
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