Media Relations Intern
Greater Lowell United Football Club, MA
Reporting Relationship: Director of PR/Media
Status: Non-paid Internship
Location of Job: Lowell, MA
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
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.
− 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)
Candidates should fill out the application at http://glufc.com/join-us.html and email their résumé and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the position they are applying for as the subject line.
For additional information on Greater Lowell United FC visit www.glufc.com