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Communications Summer Internship with New York Jets in Florham Park · NJ

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Sports Jobs in Florham Park · NJ
Communications/Community Relations: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Job Description
A summer intern in the New York Jets Communications Department plays a versatile role in the day-to-day training camp operations of the department. Our goal is to introduce you to what takes place within a professional team’s communication department while receiving hands on experience working with players, coaches and media. We are looking for qualified and dedicated individuals who have a proven ability to learn and adapt all while distinguishing themselves at the college level or in similar positions. This position is for college credit.

Responsibilities
  • Monitor and record social media, TV and the internet for team-related posts
  •  Record and transcribe press conferences and player availability
  • Draft media releases and itineraries
  • Fill credential requests
  • Write and edit media guide and weekly game release
  • Facilitate player interviews
  • Facilitate player interviews
  • Miscellaneous statistical and research projects
  • Daily interaction with media members
  • Work with other departments on various projects and assignments
 
Requirements
  • College student enrolled in Communications, Public Relations or related major
  • Strong writing skills; proven experience in use of AP style preferred.
  • Experience with Adobe InDesign and Photoshop a plus
  • Experience with football statistics and statistic websites a plus
  • Experience with social media a plus
  • Hours vary based on your specific school credit requirements 
  • Position is based in Florham Park, NJ. Potential travel to MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ is possible. Candidate is required to provide own transportation to and from locations.
 
Please include a cover letter detailing your experience and how it would translate to this position, as well as any applicable writing samples.

Approx Start and End Dates: July 2020 - August 2020

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Are you still in school? (Yes/No)

  3. When is your expected graduation date?

  4. Are you eligible to receive academic credit for this internship?


 

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