Buffalo Sabres

Buffalo Sabres

Social Media Intern - Buffalo Sabres & Buffalo Bandits

Buffalo Sabres - Intern
Buffalo · NY
Internship: Internship
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The Social Media Intern will work alongside the Buffalo Sabres social media team and assist in the daily operations of the department. This includes but is not limited to: day-to-day operational tasks, game day responsibilities for both the Buffalo Sabres and Buffalo Bandits, and practice coverage.

This is a part-time, temporary role that will encompass the 2024-25 season (approximately August 2024 – May 2025).

 This position requires various day, night, and weekend hours, including some game day responsibilities.



Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manage social media channels for Sabretooth and team dog
  • Assist the Sabres social director and coordinators on game days with overall social media production, as well as practices and event coverage as needed
  • Assist in day-to-day management of Buffalo Sabres social media inboxes
  • Create and share content on all Buffalo Bandits social media channels during every home game and select away games
  • Upload and optimize videos on YouTube
  • Ideate and execute concepts for Buffalo Sabres and Buffalo Bandits TikTok channels
  • Assist in Buffalo Sabres social media influencer execution
  • Be an active member of the social media team – pitch ideas, remain current with social media industry trends, generate creative and compelling content


Minimum Qualifications for the Position:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Pursuing or completed a degree in Communications, Sports Management, Public Relations, or similar field
  • Available to work evening, weekend, holiday hours as needed
  • General understanding of social media platforms including X, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, and YouTube


Critical Competencies

  • Strong attention to detail, grammar, and proofreading skills
  • Strong time management, organizational, and problem-solving skills
  • General knowledge of Adobe Suite, specifically Photoshop and Premiere
  • Passionate about. Customer service
  • Must be dependable, willing to take initiative, and adapt to a variety of situations including a fast-paced environment



  • This role pays $15.00 an hour



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