*Jacksonville Sharks

Communications and Public Relations Internship

Job Description:

  • Report to the Multimedia department on a week-by-week basis to assist with the covering of team based news stories and team event coverage.
  • Assist and create news stories following players, coaches, staff, and dancers during the season.
  • Create short form and long form news stories for team website, newsletters, and social media.
  • Available to attend all Jacksonville Sharks home games to work before, during, and after the games to assist Shark’s staff.
  • Assist with press releases, press conferences, and featured news stories.
  • Must be familiar with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Premiere Pro for content creation and information updates on game day guides, player profiles, media guides, and other multimedia content.
  • Able to attend some practices for player and coaches’ interviews to help with feature stories.
  • Must be able to collaborate with local news and media for player access during interviews after practices and home games.
  • Must understand how to use social media sites including: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
  • Must be able to write at a professional level and create content that will reflect positively on the professional sports team.

Contact Steven Shotola at steven@jaxsharks.com for more information.

 

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