Media Relations Intern
Greater Lowell United Football Club, MA

Posted:  1/28/14
DEADLINE:  3/1/14

Reporting Relationship:  Director of PR/Media
Department:    PR/Media
Status:    Non-paid Internship
Location of Job:   Lowell, MA

Overview
Greater Lowell United FC is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Media Relations Intern. The Media Relations Intern is responsible for assisting the Director of PR/Media in the development of advertising campaigns and collateral materials.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
−    Press Releases, Pre and Post Game
−    General Press Releases
−    Players Bios
−    Calling in scores and highlights to local print and TV mediums
−    Giving appropriate highlights/press releases to our website administrator
−    Working with Website Administrators to keep content fresh
−    Assist with game day script and announcements
−    Contacting and creating relationships with new mediums
−    Any additional duties as assigned.
 
Education/Work Experience, Special Skills/Knowledge Required
Education
Applicants should be seeking a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in relevant fields of study  which include but are not limited to: Public Relations, Media Relations, Sports Marketing, Sports  Management, Communications, Journalism, and Advertising. Work experience can be substituted  for degree requirement.
Skills
−    Knowledge of/interest in sports and eagerness to learn (preferred)
−    Excellent ability to multi-task and strong organizational skills
−    Clear and concise communication skills (verbal and written)
−    Strong attention to detail and must show initiative and resourcefulness 
−    Microsoft Office: Excel, PowerPoint, Word (preferred)

Application Process
Candidates should fill out the application at http://glufc.com/join-us.html and email their résumé and cover letter to glufc2013@gmail.com with the position they are applying for as the subject line.
For additional information on Greater Lowell United FC visit www.glufc.com
 

 

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