Broadcast Intern

  • FC Tulsa
  • Tulsa, OK, USA
  • 18 Jul, 2021
Intern Broadcast Entry Level Media

Job Description

Position Overview:
FC Tulsa is looking for an intern who wants to help with managing and producing our USL Championship broadcasts. Working with the Communications and Digital team, the primary focus of the position will be to support the team in broadcast planning, production, and talent relations. The ideal applicant will be a self-starter, curious about pushing their craft, and be ready to take on new challenges.  The desire to be part of a “start-up” and build something special is required. 
 
Our Motto, “For Tulsa,” is at the center of all that we do.
 
Position Overview:
The Broadcast Intern, working under the guidance of the Head of Communications and Digital as well as the Communications Coordinator, will get real-world pro sports experience in broadcast  production and media relations. Tasks will include interviewing players and coaches at training sessions and after matches, transcribing quotes, managing and editing broadcast assets, and more. Applicants should be prepared to engage with professional athletes and media members on a regular basis. This is an unpaid, college credit internship.
 
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Manage and update broadcast asset sheet
  • Gather quotes from players and coaches.
  • Sit in on press conferences and transcribe quotes afterwards.
  • Research and organize stats before and after matches.
  • Track media engagement and coverage.
  • Assist with posting to team's social media platforms.
  • Assist with media responsibilities.
     
Desired Qualifications:
  • Interested in pursuing a career in broadcasting.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Adobe InDesign.
  • Demonstrated writing and grammar proficiency in AP Style. 
  • Ability to maintain a high level of professionalism within a professional sports environment and in media work zones.
 
Requirements:
  • Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program and eligible for college credit.
  • Available 20-25 hours per week, including nights, weekends and game days.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.