Summer MMJ/Communications Internship

  • Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • 05 Jan, 2021
Intern Communications & PR Entry Level Journalism/Content Media Social Media

Job Description

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC of the USL Championship is seeking passionate and hardworking
MMJ/Communications interns for 2021.

MMJ/Communications interns assist in content ideas, write and edit articles for the
website, conduct interviews and research of the professional soccer team, and assist in creating
social media content. This is an unpaid internship that can be taken for college credit.

  • Write and edit news stories, feature articles, and press releases
  • Assist in creating content schedules for social media channels
  • Assist with media relations responsibilities on game days
  • Serve as an “in-house” writer, stay up to date on the news surrounding the professional team, interview players and coaches conduct sports information research
  • This position will help create communications content for the Riverhounds Academy, as well as the professional soccer team

Required knowledge, skill, and ability:
  • Current college/university student studying Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, or a related field
  • Must have a working knowledge of soccer
  • Strong writing and communications skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects
  • Willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays when needed
  • Attend all professional team home games
  • Proficient with YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, TikTok
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, knowledge with Adobe Creative Cloud is a plus

We are an equal opportunity employer. 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.