Sports Journalism Intern Sports Journalism Intern

Shea Dugout Shea Dugout

Location Las Vegas, NV
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Shea Dugout, a website covering the New York Mets, is searching for a sports journalism intern. The intern will be detail-oriented and self-motivated with strong communication skills and an ability to work as an individual.

Shea Dugout is looking for a journalist to generate story ideas, gather information, and produce and present stories and other content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, relevant and meaningful to visitors to the site. Ensure all content meets Shea Dugout standards for journalistic integrity and production quality.

The right candidate will be able to develop sources, maintain contacts and pursue leads that result in original stories. Gather information, video content, interviews, and other elements necessary to produce thorough, high-quality news reports. Maintain deep level of familiarity within assigned beat in order to generate original stories. Present well-written, fully-documented and creatively-produced news stories, series and documentaries for all platforms including social media. Represent Shea Dugout positively in the community in a courteous and professional manner.

This unpaid internship will provide professional experience in a laid back, learning-focused environment and will allow the right candidate to earn valuable journalism and communications experience.

The right candidate will develop and sharpen the following skills through this position: writing, editing, interviewing, and photography (if merited), through covering miNor league baseball teams affiliated with the New York Mets.

For consideration, please email two writing samples.

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