ESPN West Palm Internships
Get hands-on experience in the sports radio and sports marketing worlds at ESPN West Palm. Work with on-air hosts, learn radio production, work as a reporter at professional sporting events and get involved in promotions and real world marketing opportunities.
ESPN West Palm is looking for hardworking, dedicated individuals for our internship program. The successful candidate must be goal-oriented, self-motivated, eager to learn, take leadership roles, demonstrate an interest in sports marketing, and possess a desire to exceed at high expectations. Strong Spanish written and verbal communication skills are a plus.
Internship responsibilities are in the areas of programming, promotions, marketing, sales, television, social media, production and engineering. Responsibilities include Production (editing sound, transcribing interviews, running the sound board) Marketing and Sales (preparing sales materials, planning major events, updating the station website and social media outlets) Out-of-Office (assisting with marketing efforts and events, promoting ESPN West Palm at events including games, local bars, restaurants, clubs, retail locations, and assisting with set-up and execution of live broadcasts throughout the area). Interns also have the opportunity to shadow the WPTV NewsChannel 5 and WFLX Fox 29 sports team. TV interns help shoot, edit, write and produce daily newscasts.
This ESPN West Palm internship is a non-paid internship and candidates must be receiving academic credit.
ESPN West Palm has high expectations for the internship program. Candidates must be motivated and possess an attention to detail. If you are not a self-starter, you need not apply.
Hours: Interns are required to work three days in the office (five hour shifts) minimum per week, preferably during regular business hours. Hours will be mutually agreed upon. Interns are also required to make themselves available for at least one day outside of the office to participate in promotional events.
All candidates must possess a vehicle and a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.
All candidates must go through an interview process before being accepted into the program.
If you are interested in a rewarding and educational internship, fill out the form below to submit your application.
SPRING 2015: January–May (Resumes must be received by November 15)
SUMMER 2015: May–August (Resumes must be received by March 31)
FALL 2015: August–December (Resumes must be received by July 31)
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