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A Day in the Life…
Edit daily video content from SEC Network studio shows and live SEC events
Publish editorial content through ESPN CMS tools
Document standard operating procedures
Additional publishing duties as needed
Basic Qualifications :
What You Bring to the Role:
Strong English grammar and AP Style knowledge
Edit and publish content using proprietary tools on the SEC digital platforms
Has basic news journalism experience and news judgment; understands assigned sport(s) from a journalistic point of view. Exhibit a solid understanding and appreciation of news, story play and trending topics.
Has basic understanding of social media content and is able to recognize and react to social media trends or content within events that have social media potential
Has the ability to prioritize multiple news stories based on potential user engagement
Has a basic understanding of HTML and related web authoring tools and software
Candidates should have the demonstrated ability to write and think capably about several different sports
Familiarity with most major Internet search engines and fluency in electronic newsgathering techniques
Basic understanding of video and photo editing techniques
Excellent organizational and time management skills, with ability to manage workload in fast-paced environment
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience in sports media, preferably in television production, print journalism, digital media or involvement with collegiate TV station
Historical knowledge of US sports
Familiarity with processes and procedures of a television production department
Familiarity with server-based media and/or non-linear editing equipment
Experience with editing, screening, logging and/or archiving video
Familiarity with the sports media landscape, including knowledge of business trends and technologies
Preferred Education :
Enrolled as a junior, senior or graduate student in an accredited college/university in the semester prior to the internship
Communication, Broadcasting, Journalism or related majors
Company Overview :
Additional Information :
Internship Eligibility :
Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Program Dates : The approximate dates are July 30 – December 7, 2018. There may be some flexibility with internship dates as needed. Interns may work up to 40 hours per week with some flexibility for classes if needed.
Housing : This position is located in Charlotte, NC. A limited amount of housing assistance is available for those
Transportation : Must provide own transportation to/from work.
Job ID: 547606BR
Location: Charlotte,North Carolina
Job Posting Company: Media Networks