Digital Archives Seasonal Intern Digital Archives Seasonal Intern

Phoenix Suns Phoenix Suns

Location Phoenix, AZ
Start Date 8/1/2015
End Date 10/31/15
Application Deadline
Part Time
Part Time
Full Time
Full Time
Paid
Pay Rate $9/Hr.
Contact Information U.S Airways Center 201 E Jefferson St Phoenix, AZ 85004 Phone:(602) 379-7900

Description

The Phoenix Suns Digital Archives Internship is an opportunity to gain first-hand experience in the professional sports industry. The main goal is to help digitize over 40 years of Phoenix Suns history. Intern will work with the Phoenix Suns Digital Archivist and drive the updating, organizing and key wording of assets.

Candidates must be available to work 20 office hours per week. Interns will be compensated $9/hour and business casual attire is required. The internship is expected to last 3 months (approximately from August 2015-October 2015).

Requirements

KNowledge, Skills and/or Abilities • Have kNowledge of NBA and Phoenix Suns history (strongly preferred) • Proficient in basic computer skills • Be self-motivated • Professional & personable demeaNor • Strong verbal and written communication skills • Strong organizational skills, time management skills and attention to detail required Experience/Education Requirements • Must be enrolled as a junior/senior in college or in a MBA program • Journalism, graphic design or multimedia major preferred Working Conditions and Physical Demands • Traditional business hours with occasional weekends, evenings, some holidays and some overtime to meet business needs • Ability to lift up to 50 pound boxes • Candidates must be available to work 20 office hours per week. Interns will be compensated $9/hour and business casual attire is required. The internship is expected to last 3 months. The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This is Not an all-inclusive document. Additional duties, expectations, demands, etc. may be added or changed to this document on an as-needed basis in order to meet organizational needs. Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions: 1. Are you a college junior, senior or enrolled in a Master's program? List your major. 2. Why are you the best candidate for this position?

Responsibilities

Digitization of photos, slides, articles, box scores & other archive items Operating a scanner Organizing archives, both physical and digital Uploading images and scanned documents into our digital asset management (DAM) software Tagging photos