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2021-22 Communications Internship - Orange Bowl Committee (miami lakes · FL)

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Communications/Community Relations: Media/Public Relations Servicing
POSITION:            Communications Intern
DEPARTMENT:    Communications
REPORTS TO:       Director, Communications
STATUS:                 Internship, Unpaid   
 
SUMMARY:   This is an exciting opportunity for an individual interested in a career in Communications/Public Relations. Intern will observe, learn and develop skills necessary to explore career opportunities within the chosen field. Individual may qualify for college credit if allowed by their college/university. This position is an unpaid internship.  
 
LEARNING EXPERIENCE
 Intern will learn and be exposed to:
  • Inner workings of a major non-profit sports and event organization
  • Detailed and hands on operations of a Communications Department
  • Develop and enhance skills of researching statistics and information, studying, updating, maintaining, filing and distributing of news clippings
  • Learn about distribution of press releases internally and externally
  • Understand tasks associated with OBC archival history (old game programs, game films & videos for all events, event photography)
  • Enhance skills of reviewing content and proofreading of publications and website
  • Other opportunities as may be available

PREREQUISITES
  • Pursuing a degree and/or career in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism or Media Relations 
  • Proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, and Excel and typing skills. PowerPoint, Photoshop, Publisher, and InDesign a plus
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 20 pounds

Note: Preferred commitment of a minimum of 20 hours a week consistent with academic demands/schedule.

The OBC is an Equal Opportunity Employer