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Internship - Content/FIGHT PASS Internship - Spring 2018

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)
Las Vegas, NV
Internship: Internship

Note: this job is closed to new applications.

Become a Champion with us:

Just like the way our fighters prepare with their training partners to be the very best, here at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) we encourage that type of teamwork. A UFC employee, like a mixed martial artist, is well-rounded and willing to put in the time necessary to be world-class. With a team of champions in the office, the UFC has fought relentlessly to break into the sports world with undeniable success. Our growth both in and outside of the Octagon has revolutionized the fight business and made the UFC the world’s leading mixed martial arts promoter and largest pay-per-view event provider. We are universally recognized for our action-packed, can’t-miss events that have sold out some of the most prestigious arenas around the globe. Come join us as we progress at a rate never-before-seen in the professional sports world.

The UFC, owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC, has additional offices in London, Toronto, Singapore and Sao Paulo.

The Ultimate Opportunity:

Our Las Vegas office has an on-site Cafe serving healthy,delicious breakfast and lunch and a state of the art Performance Center that employees have access to. And, all employees receive UFC FIGHT PASS, a digital subscription services with exclusive live events, thousands of fights on-demand, original content, The Ultimate Fighter television show and more!

Strategy for Winning:

This program offers the intern the opportunity to become directly involved in the Content and FIGHT PASS  activities that are part of the daily operations of the department. We strive to make this a challenging and interesting experience for you and make every effort to tailor it to the specific skills and projects that you would like to pursue and build on. This department contributes to the organization through promotion of UFC products.

In this internship you will work with the digital content team in a variety of ways. This will include working in/with the FIGHT PASS CMS, YouTube, social media and other digital platforms as well as researching and creating editorial calendars, noting all the key anniversaries from not only UFC but also PRIDE FC, WEC and other MMA promotions. This position may write and update metadata on FIGHT PASS as well as research assignments to help curate content on the site. 

Daily activities will include the following:

- Assisting with the day-to-day operation of UFC FIGHT PASS and other digital platforms

- Researching and creating editorial calendars

- Creating and updating metadata for UFC FIGHT PASS, YouTube and other platforms

- Some minor editing

- Working on strategy to help grow followers of social media accounts

- Distributing digital content to various platforms

We are seeking candidates that are:

- Must be enrolled in an academic program that is relevant to digital media and entertainment
- Should be very proficient with computers
- Have the desire and ability to create compelling editorial ideas
- Team player
- Willing to learn and grow

Requirements:

- Must be enrolled in an academic program that is relevant to digital media and entertainment
- Junior, Senior or Graduate student preferred
- May receive academic credit for internship
- Must be able to work a minimum of 30+ hours per week if also attending school or 40+ hours per week if not

EOE

Zuffa, LLC conducts pre-employment background and drug screenings

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. What level are you in your academic program (junior, senior, graduate student)?

  3. What do you want to learn from this experience?

  4. Yes/No: I understand that this is a paid internship, and does not provide any housing, transportation or relocation assistance