Dallas Wings

Dallas Wings

Communications/PR Internship - College Credit Only - Dallas Wings (Arlington · TX)

Dallas Wings
Jobs in Arlington · TX
Communications/Community Relations: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Communications/PR Intern: 
The Dallas Wings are seeking a Communications/PR intern. The Communications/PR intern will have the opportunity to experience the work environment of a professional sports franchise communications department. Upon completion of the internship, it is our hope that the knowledge gained is one that provides great value and experience that will support future career endeavors in the sports industry. 

Areas you will be learning about:
  • Sport Communication and Operations
  • Coach/Athlete Interviews and Transcribing 
  • Media strategy 
  • Basic website maintenance  

Learning Opportunities: 
  • Observe and assist the Communications Department in day-to-day operational tasks
  • Assist in preparing and distributing daily/week clips throughout the organization
  • Assist in recording and transcribing coach/player and personnel interviews
  • Assist with Wings/Panther City publications, such as media guide, game notes, player biographies on a weekly basis
  • Assist with the media outreach strategy and brainstorm unique and compelling media pitches
  • Assist with player and coach interview logistics
Internship Benefits Include:
  • Academic credit internship
  • Enhanced project management skills
  • Work in a collaborative and fun team environment
  • Strengthened writing and oral communication skills
  • Increased experience and value added to your resume
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Ability to work non-traditional and long hours including evening and weekends
  • Students must be currently enrolled at an accredited university; in an undergraduate or graduate degree program

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Are you enrolled in a college/university class that will provide college credit for the internship?

  2. Do you understand this is an UNPAID internship for college credit only?

  3. What is your anticipated availability during your internship and when would you be able to start in Arlington, TX?

  4. Are you able to work non-traditional & long hours including days, nights, weekends, and holidays?

  5. What are your goals/expectations as an intern for a professional sports team?

  6. Please add portfolio if you have one: