INTERNSHIP (Fall 2015): New Media INTERNSHIP (Fall 2015): New Media

Monumental Sports & Entertainment Monumental Sports & Entertainment

Location Washington, DC
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Part Time
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Contact Information 601 F St NW Washington, DC 20004 (202) 628-3200

Description

Monumental Sports & Entertainment owns and operates three professional sports teams: the NBA's Washington Wizards, the NHL's Washington Capitals, and the WNBA's Washington Mystics. Monumental, which merged Lincoln Holdings and Washington Sports & Entertainment on June 10, 2010, also owns and operates Verizon Center, the premier sports and entertainment venue in Washington, D.C. Additionally, the group operates Kettler Capitals Iceplex, the Capitals' state-of-the-art training facility in Arlington, Va., and George Mason University's Eagle Bank Arena, located in Fairfax, Va.

The Washington Wizards and Washington Mystics are searching for an intern in the New Media department for the Fall of 2015.

Requirements

Must be enrolled in undergrad or grad program and be able to receive college credit Must have experience with social networks (Snapchat a big plus) KNowledge of HTML Not required, but beneficial Experience in Photoshop/Adobe products Not required, but beneficial Experience editing video/photos Not required, but beneficial Pursing a degree in communications/sports management a plus Must have experience with professional writing

Responsibilities

Assist with all social media platforms (Twitter/Facebook/Instagram/Snapchat/Tumblr) Help to create new content to drive traffic to websites Assist with game night responsibilities, both home and road games Cover select special events (community events, season ticket holder events, player/coach appearances) Help to create Mystics overseas reports Other duties as assigned