Fall 2015 Internships – PR/Media/Community Relations Fall 2015 Internships – PR/Media/Community Relations

Bridgeport Sound Tigers Bridgeport Sound Tigers

Location Bridgeport, CT
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Contact Information Phone: 203.334.GOAL(4625) Fax: 203.335.1719 E-mail: [email protected] Office Hours: 9 am – 5 pm 600 Main Street Bridgeport, CT 06604

Description

The Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the top affiliate of the NHL's New York Islanders, are currently accepting applications for internships for the Fall of 2015. Candidates must currently be enrolled in college and must be able to receive credit for their learning experience; there is No monetary compensation. Internship will take place at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, CT. Candidates must be able to work game nights and weekends. Applicants should posses excellent people skills, be reliable and eager to work in sports.
As a participant in the Fall Internship Program, interns learn the inner workings of how to run a successful top affiliate sports organization along with the operations of an arena.

Requirements

Intern characteristics desired: • Posses strong organizational and communication (both oral and written) skills • Be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and the internet (any other special program / software usage is a plus) • Have the ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative • Able to handle multiple tasks and prioritize • A professional attitude will be expected Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions: 1. What department(s) interest you the most for an internship position? 2. Are you available to work evenings and weekends for game night duties?

Responsibilities

(experience using Final Cut Pro) 1. Post game video editing for Sound Tigers TV clips, producing player / coach interviews, managing stats for website, etc. 2. Administer all aspects of the team / arena social media tools, Sound Tigers TV, etc. 3. Community events – managing tables and mascot appearances, representing the organization in community, lead generation