Communications Intern

  • Louisville City FC
  • Louisville, KY, USA
  • 08 Jun, 2021
Intern Business & Commercial Communications & PR Entry Level Media Social Media

Job Description

Louisville City FC & Racing Louisville FC is seeking highly motivated individuals who can make a positive and immediate impact to our growth as an organization. The ideal candidate will demonstrate initiative, responsibility for projects and a positive attitude within the culture of the club. Furthermore, the willingness to learn new skills and ability to step outside of one’s comfort zone is desired.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Help maintain and update Louisville City FC and Racing Louisville FC social platforms and website
  • Pitch and create content — articles, videos, photos, etc.
  • Write press releases, team news and features
  • Contribute to media relations efforts, including quote transcriptions and game notes
  • Other game day roles as needed
 
Specific job knowledge and qualifications:
  • Open to college students seeking internships to fulfill class credit requirements
  • Must have a working knowledge of soccer
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills
  • Experience with various social media platforms
  • Understanding of AP Style
  • Knowledge of and access to the Adobe Creative Suite, manly Photoshop and InDesign, is a plus
  • Ability to work nights, weekends on an as-needed basis for game days and breaking team-related news
 
The information contained in this job description is not exhaustive of all the duties and responsibilities, nor is it intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.  At the discretion of management, duties and responsibilities may change due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons at any time. 
 
Soccer Holdings, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, class, religion, country of origin, political belief, disability, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any factor protected by law.